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Mar 07, 2020
The Obamas, Russo Brothers to adapt Mohsin Hamid's 2017 bestseller, Exit WestVenom actor Riz Ahmed is in negotiations to star in the celluloid adaptation of Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid’s 2017 best-selling book, Exit West.
Aug 28, 2019
From White Right to Four Lions: Understanding radicalisation through cinema that explores motives behind violent movementsThis selection of films shows the problem of extremism in its complexity — moving away from Hollywood “villain and hero” tales, to examine how real people can become radicalised, as well as containing hopeful ideas for tackling the problem.
Oct 07, 2016
Queen of Katwe review: This feel-good film is Mira Nair's most interesting since The NamesakeBased on the book by Tim Crothers, Queen of Katwe takes us right into the utter nightmare of a poverty struck slum in Uganda. Phiona (Madina Nalwanga) lives with her mother Nakku (Lupita Nyong’o), and their lives take a different turn when Phiona's talent for chess is discovered.
Feb 22, 2016
'We're opening avenues for critical thought': Pakistan's literary festivals tell a tale of cultural revivalPakistan's literary scene is seeing a spirited revival, with packed festivals attracting tens of thousands in a rock concert-like atmosphere that defies security threats in a growing cultural renaissance.
May 20, 2013
Mira Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' comes ten years too lateCan 9/11 work as a metaphor for cataclysmic change? Not unless you accept it has created more ambiguity than certainty . Perhaps that's why The Reluctant Fundamentalist feels dated as a film.
May 17, 2013
Movie Review: 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' leaves you dissatisfiedIf you forget the politics and just look at the film, The Reluctant Fundamentalist doesn’t fare much better. It’s a thriller that lacks tension and suspense.
May 14, 2013
The Reluctant Fundamentalist is a film for the young: Mira NairMira 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.
May 08, 2013
Don't confuse The Reluctant Fundamentalist with 9/11 story: Mira NairAcclaimed 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 07, 2013
Mira Nair's The Reluctant Fundamentalist to open in 300 screens across IndiaPVR pictures has said it will release Mira Nair's film across 300 screens in India
May 02, 2013
Muslim, Pakistan, America: Why Reluctant Fundamentalist's release is important“Why did young men who grew up and studied here (US), as part of our communities and our country, resort to such violence?” Perhaps, the answer lies in The Reluctant Fundamentalist.