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Deepah Mehta

Hollywood Inclusion Lab for South Asian Screenwriters Selects New Mentors

1497 Writers Lab has tapped leading filmmakers to mentor another class of underrepresented South Asian screenwriters for its second edition. Little America director Deepa Mehta, Late Night

Deepa Mehta Among Directors for Netflix’s Indian Series ‘Leila’

Netflix has unveiled the directors for its upcoming Indian original series 'Leila,' including Deepa Mehta, who also serves as the creative executive producer for the show.

Deepa Mehta to Adapt ‘Secret Daughter’ Novel for Film

The "Midnight's Children" director is at work on a script for Shilpi Somaya Gowda's book about two families bound by an adoption.

‘Gangs of Wasseypur’ to Open Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles

The fest, which runs from April 9-14, will screen films by Deepa Mehta, Ashim Ahluwalia and Vasan Bala.

Midnight’s Children: Telluride Review

Faithful Salman Rushdie adaptation might play better at a literary convention than at the cineplex.

Telluride 2012: Salman Rusdhie on ‘Midnight’s Children’: ‘I Sold the Rights for $1’

The Booker prizewinning author explains the 31-year genesis of Deepa Mehta's adaptation of his novel.

Telluride 2012: ‘Midnight’s Children,’ Forced to Film in Secret, Sees the Light of Day

Deepa Mehta's sprawling adaptation of Salman Rushdie's novel about the birth of modern India left some audience members checking their watches.