Show celebrates the divine of MeenakshiAmman, Mother Goddess, queen, and patron deity of the ancient city of Madurai. The film showcases the first two weeks of the grand celebrations in Tamil Nadu’s second-largest city, taking viewers behind the scenes of key events, along with their back-stories and socio-cultural significance. It presents never-seen-before visuals of the Chithirai festivities, tracing its history, uncovering amazing facts, and delving into fascinating folklore. The narrative also relies on human stories, through characters whose lives are inextricably intertwined with the mother goddess, Her temple, and its most important annual event. The documentary also takes a closer look at the logistics, security, and scale of organising the massive festival.
This remarkable documentary traces the deadly coronavirus to its birthplace in China, offering an extraordinary peek into the city of Wuhan in the earliest days of the lockdown. Interviews with medical professionals and those personally impacted by the disease offer unique insight into this malevolent force of nature that has quickly spread around the globe.