Film: "Sikandar"; Cast: Parzaan Dastur, Ayesha Kapoor, R. Madhavan, Sanjay Suri and Arunoday Singh; Writer-Director: Piyush Jha; Rating: ***
Love and tenderness during times of distress and terrorism. Piyush Jha's film goes down that dark and treacherous road with a gentle grace, echoing the leisurely pace of a people whose lives once were tranquil.
Now the sound of bombs and guns breaks the serene quietude of the valley, reminding us that paradise is on the verge of being lost.
Jha keeps his narrative purposely intimate. The characters seem more representative of the moral and