Tuesday, January 11, 2005
Open the window
You know, I was sharing an editing room to save money with Spike Lee, who had just made his first film, She's Gotta Have It. I was saying to Spike that you can open the window because African-Americans are here and you have an audience, I don’t even have that audience as I am making a film on street kids in Bombay. But look at what happened to that film [Salaam Bombay!].
Mira Nair talks to Shekhar Gupta about Indian cinema, and what she sees now when she opens the window.