15 September 2012 7:58 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Toronto - Getting Indian director Dibakar Banerjee to talk about making Shanghai, his political drama that debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival, is like getting a 1970s rock star to recall a drug-induced stupor. “I haven’t the faintest idea. I made Shanghai in a haze,” the maverick director said after public screenings at Tiff for his take on the small Indian town of Bharat Nagar pouring billions of dollars into shopping malls and other infrastructure backed by a political party and criminals. Photos: Toronto Film Festival Day 7: 'Smashed,' 'A Royal Affair' Premiere  “I remember it. I’m

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