A hero’s life, his journey, the untimely end & his legacy

 

There are many highlights in this documentary: the delightful “Kathakkali” dance [Wikipedia], a Tamil-speaking Chinese man (“Ah Chuan”) who’s a big fan of “MGR” (Bollywood star M. G. Ramachandran), and a glimpse into the legacy of a man who always trusted his gut and did what was right by the people around him.

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Annamalai Saminathan was born 1925 in Malaya. He was an agricultural and construction labourer and had a career in civil service, but the real legacy he left is a tapestry of stories — as woven and told to by his friends, family and grandson.

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