STARmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,106 this week

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 »
More at IMDbPro » Contact Info on IMDbPro Contact Info: View agent and company
Add or change photos on IMDbPro Represent Mira Nair? Add or change photos

Watch on TV

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 people
created 29 Nov 2011
 
a list of 34 people
created 09 Jan 2012
 
a list of 25 people
created 14 Jan 2012
 
list image
a list of 25 people
created 05 Nov 2012
 
a list of 43 people
created 16 Oct 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Mira Nair's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 26 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

To always display TV and movie credits separately, edit your site preferences.

Hide Hide Show Show Director: Movie (18 credits)
 2014 Nafas (Short) (post-production)
 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")
 2008/I Migration (Short)
 2006 The Namesake
 2004 Vanity Fair
 2002 September 11 (segment "India")
 1983 So Far from India (Documentary)
 1979 Jama Masjid Street Journal (Documentary)
Show Show Director: TV (5 credits)
Show Show Producer: Movie (11 credits)
Show Show Producer: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Actress: Movie (4 credits)
Show Show Actress: TV (1 credit)
Show Show Writer: Movie (2 credits)
Show Show Editorial department: Movie (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks: Movie (6 credits)
Show Show Self: TV (16 credits)
Show Show Self: Movie (4 credits)
Show Show Self: Video (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Directed TV commercial for Givenchy fragrance "Ange ou Démon" (Angel or Demon) featuring Uma Thurman as photographed by Declan Quinn. See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 3 Articles | See more »

Official Sites:

Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I like to be unabashed, which is an Indian trait, both emotionally and visually. It's important to have a circus to play with. See more »

Trivia:

Was offered the job of directing Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007). See more »

Trademark:

Credits are often set in an unusual typeface. End credits often feature pictograms, with the credit reel ending on a pictogram, as in Mississippi Masala and Kama Sutra.

Star Sign:

Libra

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Not fit... (HP fans - read) julygurl49
MOVIE IDEA FOR MIRA NAIR morrisjl
Should Mira direct Life of Pi? ManuMan17
Being TRUE to Indian Identity Jameskinglover
Mira Nair - BBC Talking Movies ml-grimwood
Just wanted to know garryg77
Discuss Mira Nair on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page