TITLE

Deepa Mehta

AUTHOR(S)
Dore, Shalini
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
Daily Variety;7/28/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 18, pA14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Biography
ABSTRACT
The article profiles motion picture director Deepa Mehta. It was her film "Water" that brought her at the center of a controversy because she shoot the film in Benares, India. To avoid death threats, she decided to film it in Sri Lanka. Mehta never went to a film school to learn the craft. Her knowledge on filmmaking is acquired while working for Cinema Workshop.
ACCESSION #
21786630

 

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