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Mira Nair

Accomplished Film Director/Writer/Producer Mira Nair was born in India and educated at Delhi University and at Harvard. She began her film career as an actor and then turned to directing award-winning documentaries, including So Far From India and India Cabaret. Her debut feature film, Salaam Bombay! was nominated for an Academy Award for Best ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 27 wins & 18 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 Words with Gods (segment "God Room")
 2009 Amelia
 2008 8 (segment "How can it be?")
 2008 New York, I Love You (segment "Mira Nair")
 2006 The Namesake
 2004 Vanity Fair
 2002 September 11 (segment "India")
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But if I have an obsession at all, it is with hands. I love hands and I love lips. I never cast lipless actors. So Kenneth Branagh, no thank you. It's a weird thing but I do have these two obsessions. See more »


Her brother, Vicky Nair, is based in Delhi and is opening a street food restaurant in Gurgaon. See more »


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