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Deepa Mehta, Mira Nair bring Indian voices to Toronto film fest
Deepa Mehta, Mira Nair bring Indian voices to Toronto film fest

Deepa Mehta and Mira Nair first met in a swimming pool in Amritsar, India,  when they were children, not knowing at the time that they would become two of India's most influential filmmakers. Now the two women, who are eight years apart, will be coming to the Toronto International Film Festival in September to screen their films.The festival announced this morning that it will host the world premiere of Mehta's "Midnight's Children," while Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" will make its North American debut at the event."Midnight's Children" centers on the journey of two newborns switched at birth at a Bombay hospital on the dawn of India's independence from Britain. "The Reluctant...

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