Winds Of Change

  • Midnight's Children: The movie vs the book 07-07-2011 03:38 PM

    A few weeks ago Canadian-Indian filmmaker Deepa Mehta and her producer husband David Hamilton completed principal photography on Midnight's Children, the film adaptation of Salman Rushdie's iconic novel. The film is scheduled for release in late 2012. Reading Stephanie Molen's location report from Sri Lanka, published in the Globe and...
  • Mehta wraps shooting of 'Midnight's Children' 19-05-2011 06:38 PM

    Toronto: India-born Canadian filmmaker Deepa Mehta has finished shooting for the first film adaption of controversial author Salman Rushdie's 1981 novel 'Midnight's Children' at a secret location in Sri Lanka to keep the fundamentalists at bay. The filming had to be kept ultra-secret, hidden away in Sri Lanka instead of...
  • Unusual male pairings in B-wood to continue 12-05-2011 01:20 PM

    Two macho men pretending to be lovers or an endearing mobster with an equally loveable Man Friday...these unusual male pairs of Bollywood have enough spark to carry off a film on their muscular shoulders. Be it John Abraham and Abhishek Bachchan in Dostana or Sanjay Dutt and Arshad Warsi in...
  • Midnight's Children renamed Winds of Change 12-01-2011 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Deepa Mehta's much awaited film adaptation of Salman Rushdie's Booker Prize winning novel 'Midnight's Children' will be called 'Winds of Change'. The film, starring Irrfan Khan, Rahul Bose, Nandita Das, Shabana Azmi and Soha Ali Khan among others, will start shooting in Sri Lanka next month. "The film...