Mira Nair

Indian film fraternity mourns 'cinematic genius' Abbas Kiarostami's demise

Indian film fraternity mourns 'cinematic genius' Abbas Kiarostami's demise

The Indian film fraternity has expressed condolences on the sad demise of Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami, who passed way in Paris at the age of 75.

Jul 05, 2016, 20:05 PM IST
Mira Nair got 'knocked out' by 'Masaan'

Mira Nair got 'knocked out' by 'Masaan'

Mira Nair has lauded the critically acclaimed film 'Masaan' and says she got knocked out by the Neeraj Ghaywan directorial.

Mar 26, 2016, 20:13 PM IST
Top 5 women directors in Bollywood

Top 5 women directors in Bollywood

Women are getting involved in the process of filmmaking more than ever before. Women directors are taking over the industry by storm giving us some of the most memorable films in the past decade.

May 28, 2015, 15:20 PM IST
Lupita Nyong'o, Oyelowo, to star in Mira Nair's film

Lupita Nyong'o, Oyelowo, to star in Mira Nair's film

Hollywood stars Lupita Nyong'o and Daivd Oyelowo are in talks to star in Disney's upcoming film 'Queen of Katwe', to be directed by Indian filmmaker Mira Nair.

Jan 10, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

Richa Chadha, Rajkummar Rao to host IFFI closing ceremony

Actress Richa Chadha will host the closing ceremony of the 45th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) with actor Rajkummar Rao, who is also her co-star in the film "Words With God".

Nov 22, 2014, 17:00 PM IST
Mira Nair is best I've worked with: Richa Chadha

Mira Nair is best I've worked with: Richa Chadha

‘Gangs Of Wasseypur’ actress Richa Chadha will be seen in Mira Nair's ‘Words with God’ and says she is one of the best directors.

Oct 05, 2014, 13:15 PM IST
Deepa Mehta, Mira Nair heap praise on Shahid's 'Haider'

Deepa Mehta, Mira Nair heap praise on Shahid's 'Haider'

Renowned filmmakers like Deepa Mehta, Mira Nair and Hansal Mehta among others have hailed Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' as a must watch.

Sep 30, 2014, 15:48 PM IST

Now Mira Nair`s bags go missing on flight

After Indian classical musician Ustad Amjad Ali Khan`s sarod went missing on a British Airways flight, it is now filmmaker Mira Nair`s bags that have gone untraceable in an aircraft of the same company.

Jul 06, 2014, 10:50 AM IST

Irrfan-Mira Nair to team up for dance film?

Brilliant actor Irrfan and internationally renowned US-based Indian director Mira Nair are likely to again team up for "The Bengali Detective", a film about a middle-aged detective in Kolkata who is keen to learn contemporary dancing.

Apr 30, 2014, 18:29 PM IST

Mira Nair turns down invite to attend film festival in Israel

Mira Nair has turned down an invitation to attend Haifa International Film Festival as a guest of honour to protest Israel`s `apartheid` policy.

Jul 22, 2013, 13:00 PM IST

Mira Nair, Peter Gabriel work on Guillermo Arriaga film

Religion is the central theme of the new film by Mexican director and screenwriter Guillermo Arriaga, in which a group of outstanding filmmakers, including Mira Nair, took part along with Nobel literature laureate Mario Vargas Llosa and British musician Peter Gabriel.

Jul 01, 2013, 09:33 AM IST

`Monsoon Wedding` musical, to enter rehearsals soon

US-based Indian filmmaker Mira Nair`s musical adaptation of her 2001 super hit ‘Monsoon Wedding’ will begin rehearsals in September, while she plans to shoot her next film in Uganda in 2014.

Jun 26, 2013, 16:36 PM IST

When Mira Nair`s bangles set off security alarm

The "whole culture" is one of surveillance, says US-based Indian filmmaker Mira Nair whose bangles recently set off a security alarm at the New York airport.

May 16, 2013, 16:18 PM IST

Naseeruddin Shah impressed with Mira Nair`s never to give up spirit

Bollywood veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah marvels at the US-based Indian filmmaker Mira Nair`s positive attitude and her perseverance to "experiment" with different styles of filmmaking.

May 16, 2013, 16:15 PM IST

Made `The Reluctant Fundamentalist` for young generation: Mira Nair

Mira Nair`s `The Reluctant Fundamentalist` is a coming-of-age story where she deals with questions of identity and belonging.

May 14, 2013, 13:31 PM IST

Mira Nair to be conferred with German film award

Mira Nair will receive German Film Award for Peace, The Bridge 2013, for her movie ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’.

May 11, 2013, 19:00 PM IST

`The Reluctant Fundamentalist` to be honoured with German Film Award for Peace

Internationally acclaimed director Mira Nair will be felicitated with the prestigious German Film Award for Peace - The Bridge 2013 for her upcoming film `The Reluctant Fundamentalist`.

May 11, 2013, 18:16 PM IST

`The Reluctant Fundamentalist` not about 9/11: Mira Nair

Indian-American director Mira Nair says her latest film `The Reluctant Fundamentalist` is not about 9/11.

May 08, 2013, 13:33 PM IST

Don`t confuse `The Reluctant...` with 9/11 story: Mira Nair

Acclaimed US-based Indian filmmaker Mira Nair said the audience shouldn`t confuse ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ with a 9/11 story as the event is only a game-changer in her movie.

May 08, 2013, 13:07 PM IST

`The Reluctant Fundamentalist` will spur a dialogue: Mira Nair

Acclaimed Indian director Mira Nair is hopeful that her new thriller ‘The Reluctant Fundamentalist’ would spur a dialogue between two worlds depicted in it.

Apr 26, 2013, 14:18 PM IST