One of Malayalam cinema’s most sought-after directors, Dileesh Pothan is credited to have introduced a new idiom and style to contemporary cinema. He spoke to Preetha Nair about his latest film Joji. Excerpts:
The New Yorker called Joji the first major film of the Covid-19 pandemic. Did you expect such a review of your first work for an OTT platform? How different was the experience from your previous works?