The Reluctant Fundamentalist

  • 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' review: It's a new Pakistan 18-05-2013 10:56 AM

    New Delhi: It's a story that we have heard before. Perhaps different versions, but the milieu has been the same- of that of the plight of innocent south Asians in US post 9/11. Mira Nair's latest 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' tries to explore the plight of an educated Pakistani man working...
  • My new film's a coming-of-age story in a complex world: Mira Nair 17-05-2013 06:24 PM

    Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' is based on a novel of the same name by Mohsin Hamid, and stars Riz Ahmed and Kate Hudson in the pivotal roles. Shabana Azmi and Om Puri will also be seen in the film. The film is about the meteoric rise and...
  • Friday Release: Mira Nair's 'Reluctant Fundamentalist' 16-05-2013 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' is hitting the Indian screens on Friday, May 17. The film is based on a novel of the same name by Mohsin Hamid, and stars Riz Ahmed and Kate Hudson in the pivotal roles. Shabana Azmi and Om Puri will also...
  • Made 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' for young generation: Nair 14-05-2013 03:46 PM

    New Delhi: Mira Nair, who is equally at home directing stories from the sub-continent and from Hollywood, has merged both the worlds in 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist', a coming-of-age story where she deals with questions of identity and belonging. The director, who has previously helmed films like 'Salaam Bombay', 'Mississippi Masaala',...
  • Mira Nair to receive German Film Award for Peace 12-05-2013 01:40 PM

    Mumbai: Director Mira Nair will receive German Film Award for Peace, The Bridge 2013, for her movie 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'. The 55-year-old will be honoured with the award on July 4 at Cuvillies Theatre, Munich for her outstanding film and direction, said a statement. The Prime Minister of Bavaria, the...
  • 'Reluctant Fundamentalist' will spur dialogue: Nair 26-04-2013 04:30 PM

    Washington: Acclaimed Indian director Mira Nair is hopeful that her new thriller 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' would spur a dialogue between two worlds depicted in it particularly in the context of the Boston Marathon bombings. Based on the novel of the same name by Pakistani writer Mohsin Hamid, the film tells...
  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist: Kate Hudson was the 1st choice 04-04-2013 06:20 PM

    Los Angeles: Filmmaker Mira Nair says actress Kate Hudson was her first choice to play Erica in 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'. "We really fell in love with each other. We hung out for hours, which is something I never do. And then we went through many others and Kate kept sending...
  • IFFI 2012: Over 160 films to be screened 20-11-2012 11:23 AM

    Panaji: Over 160 films from over 70 different countries will be screened at the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which rolls out the red carpet along the banks of the beautiful Mandovi river, Tuesday. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will inaugurate the festival Tuesday evening, which is being held...
  • IFFI 2012: Akshay Kumar to inaugurate the festival 20-11-2012 11:02 AM

    Panaji: The 43rd edition of IFFI will kickstart today with Akshay Kumar flagging off the cinematic extravaganza that will showcase 100-year-old journey of Indian cinema besides screening of nationally and internationally acclaimed movies. 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist', a book adaptation of Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid's celebrated novel of the same name,...
  • IFFI to pay tribute to Dadasaheb Phalke 09-11-2012 05:35 PM

    New Delhi: The 43rd international film festival is celebrating 100 years of cinema by staging a 20-minute dialogue between Dadasaheb Phalke and his wife Savitri. Made by Phalke's grand niece, the play throws light on what inspired Phalke to make India's first full-length feature film 'Raja Harishchandra' in 1913. "We...
  • Ranbir, not Shahid in fray for role in Mira Nair's next 30-11-2010 06:51 PM

    Panaji: US-based Indian filmmaker Mira Nair says she in talks with Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor for the role of Changez in her film The Reluctant Fundamentalist. "I am in touch with Ranbir for the role, but there are three other actors who are also in contention," she said, dismissing media...
  • Talking with novelist Mohsin Hamid 10-05-2007 02:55 AM

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