Mira Nair

Studio 360 - Episode 841B - Mira, Miles, Sticky Fingers - Segment 1

Mira Nair Director Mira Nair's films take place all over the Indian diaspora ?- from the rough city streets of Salaam Bombay to the American Deep South in Mississippi Masala. Her most recent film spans the distance from Calcutta to New York: The Namesake is about a young Indian couple who makes a life together in the US, and the struggles of their American-born son. Nair tells Kurt why unconventional love stories have inspired so many of her films.

Studio 360 - Episode 841B - Mira, Miles, Sticky Fingers - Segment 1

Mira Nair Director Mira Nair's films take place all over the Indian diaspora ?- from the rough city streets of Salaam Bombay to the American Deep South in Mississippi Masala. Her most recent film spans the distance from Calcutta to New York: The Namesake is about a young Indian couple who makes a life together in the US, and the struggles of their American-born son. Nair tells Kurt why unconventional love stories have inspired so many of her films.