Deepa Mehta

Dore, Shalini
July 2006
Daily Variety;7/28/2006, Vol. 292 Issue 18, pA14
Trade Publication
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.


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