India, Feb. 25 -- Ten years ago, Aanand L Rai presented raw emotions through his film Tanu Weds Manu, and the film turned out to be a sleeper hit. The filmmaker, who had two prior not-so-successful outings, is forever indebted to the audience for loving the Kangana Ranaut and R Madhavan-led movie.

"It feels very nice to reach this milestone and I am thankful that I was allowed to tell this story so honestly. This film gave me my identity in Bollywood. It is a great feeling to be associated with a story like this and receive so much love from the audience," shares Rai, who is busy with his next, Atrangi Re.

Taking a walk down memory lane, the filmmaker, 49, reminisces, "The only thing I remember is that I felt fearless while making the fil...