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‘Ayali’ series review: Honest ideas and earnest performances needed consistent writing
28/01/2023 12:37 PM | Click to read full article
Fear and power are two common elements that dominate any belief system. ZEE5’s latest web series Ayali relies upon this idea to mount its plot— the denial of girls’ education and freedom in Veerappannai village. Ayali begins with a graphic novel-type visual narrative that tells the tale of a young couple who eloped from Veerappannai leading to the wrath of the local deity Ayali on the people. As a result, villagers together decide to get all the girls married off once they hit puberty.