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Mira Nair's Queen Of Katwe generates Oscar buzz with a special screening
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Mira Nair's Queen Of Katwe generates Oscar buzz with a special...

NI Wire for Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science Mira Nair's 'Queen of Katwe' has already generated rave critical reviews at various premieres and festivals. And it looks like Queen Of Katwe is already en route for a presence at the next ... News Track India, 18 hours ago
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In 'Queen of Katwe,' Mira Nair considers chess, poverty and the vibrancy of life

A mix of old-fashioned Hollywood optimism with an unblinking view of contemporary struggles, the new film "Queen of Katwe" is an upbeat tale from an impoverished place. With its Disney imprint, African locations, stars Lupita Nyong'o and David ...
 Miami Herald18 hours ago Mira Nair's latest film, Queen of Katwe, likely Oscar contender  Can India News1 week ago Mira Nair's Chess Film Queen of Katwe Makes No False Moves  NDTV1 week ago

3 years after 12 Years, Nyongo's back on screen

TORONTO: The filmmaker Mira Nair was familiar with the regal grace of Lupita Nyongo long before most. The Indian-born, New York-based Nair has been close friends with Nyongo's family for years. One of Nyongo's first jobs in the movies was interning ...
 Arab News1 week ago Three years after 12 Years a Slave, Lupita Nyongo's face is back onscreen  India.com1 week ago 3 Years After '12 Years,' Nyong'o Is Back Onscreen  ABC News1 week ago 3 years after 12 Years, Nyongo's face is back on screen  660 News1 week ago
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Film allows one to hold up a mirror to society: Mira Nair

I think her influence—and I would like to keep this well beyond as a woman filmmaker of which there are few and far between—is that of an absolute leader. Also I think she makes herself available to mentor young talent. But I believe her influence ...
 Forbes India1 week ago

Mira Nair turns camera on Ugandan chess prodigy for her new film

Toronto, Sep 16 (UNI) After exploring the post-9/11 theme of hatred against Muslims in her last film, vibrant director Mira Nair has turned to an unlikely success story in rural Uganda for her new film. 'Queen of Katwe', directed by Nair, portrays ...
 United News of India1 week ago From Kampala, with love  Livemint.com1 week ago

Movies of Dev Patel, Mira Nair emerge runners-up in Toronto film festival

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Toronto, Sept. 20 -- Lion, set partly in India and starring Dev Patel, and Queen of Katwe by Indianorigin director Mira Nair have emerged the first and second ...
 HT Syndication1 week ago Long-silent voices speak loudly at Toronto Film Festival  Miami Herald2 weeks ago Nо lоnger simplу speaking abоut diversitу, were dоing diversitу: sidelined vоices cоnverse up at TIFF  NewspaperPost2 weeks ago

India-linked films narrowly miss TIFF top award

Toronto, Sep 19 (UNI) Mira Nair's new film 'Queen of Katwe' and an Indian missing boy drama by Australian filmmaker Garth Davis have narrowly lost to Hollywood musical 'La La Land' at the people's choice awards of the Toronto film festival. 'Lion', ...
 United News of India1 week ago

Nitya Mehra on 'Baar Baar Dekho'

For a debutant director, Nitya Mehra has an impressive resume. The Amritsar-born filmmaker has assisted Mira Nair in The Namesake and Ang Lee in his Oscar-winning Life of Pi. She also worked on the Indian version of the TV series 24 and assisted ...
 Bdnews24.com1 week ago There is a bit of me in all my characters - Nitya Mehra  Bollywood Hungama1 month ago 'Baar Baar Dekho is not about time travel'  Rediff.com1 month ago The brain behind Bar Bar Dekho  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago
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Tasleema Nasreen, Amitav Ghosh, Mira Nair mourn Mahasweta Devi's demise

New Delhi, July 28 (ANI): Litterateur Mahasweta Devi, one of the doughtiest fighters and a social activist who proved 'pen is mightier than sword' took her last breath today at the age of 90 in Kolkata's private hospital. Tasleema Nasreen, Mira ...
 Times of India2 months ago

Phiona Mutesi's story is ours too

Last year Mira Nair led a cast that included Lupita Nyongo, David Oyelowo and Sean Bobbitt, among others, to shoot the highly-acclaimed Queen of Katwe in Uganda. Unlike previous movies shot in Uganda, this project is highly anticipated ...
 The Observer Uganda1 day ago Uganda: Phiona Mutesi's Queen of Katwe Story Is Ours Too  AllAfrica.com21 hours ago
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