Mira Nair’s most American film may well be her most impersonal.
Mira Nair crafts a messy, regressive tale of sexual liberation filtered through a heteronormative gaze, giving us sex without tempering it with love.
Mira Nair’s breakthrough international hit both draws from Bollywood tradition and breaks out of its restrictions, creating something wholly new and endearing in the process.
Mira Nair turns a dreary novel into something bright and beautiful, and changed how we looked at it.
Mira Nair’s 1988 breakout remains a scintillating tale of poverty in India’s slums, even as it toes the line of exploitation.
We start 2021 by profiling the vibrant, richly textured, deceptively political works of Mira Nair.