Kathputli, the “magician’s ghetto” of Delhi, inspired the book Midnight’s Children. But that didn’t keep it safe from greedy developers. Here’s how it was saved.
Midnight’s Children, the film version of the book by Salman Rushdie, premiered at TIFF. The film captures the magic, the sweep and the scope of the book.
Acclaimed Indo-Canadian film director Deepa Mehta gave an inspiring talk about the creative process and directing Midnight’s Children.