How do you turn India’s history into a television hit?

ADAPTING “A Suitable Boy”, Vikram Seth’s epic novel about marriage, politics and social upheaval in newly independent India, for the small screen was a labour of love for its director. Mira Nair talks to Anne McElvoy about why she worked with a white writer on this Indian classic, the eternal fascination of the matchmaker and the yoga pose that gets her in the right frame of mind. Runtime: 24 min

Listen on: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google | Stitcher | TuneIn

Please subscribe to The Economist for full access to print, digital and audio editions: www.economist.com/podcastoffer

Continue Reading…
Author: | Post link: https://www.economist.com/podcasts/2020/08/13/how-do-you-turn-indias-history-into-a-television-hit
Selected by fonecable.com

fonecable SIMILAR ARTICLES ON WEB: How do you turn India’s history into a television hit?

Ktafx

Recent Posts

fonecable

Related Listening

October Reports

September Reports

August Reports

July Reports

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Chinese (Simplified) ZH-CN English EN French FR German DE Spanish ES