Oscar nominated Deepa Mehta’s next Midnight Children is one of the most anticipated films this year. Based on Salman Rushdie’s Booker prize winning novel, the film will be released in India by PVR Pictures.
Rushdie has narrated the film and written the screenplay himself. The plot revolves around about two children born at the hour of India’s independence. Their lives become mysteriously intertwined and are inextricably linked to India’s whirlwind journey of triumphs and disasters.
The star cast of the film includes ace actors like Satya Bhabha, Shabana Azmi, Seema Bisawas, Rahul Bose, Sahana Goswami, Rajat Kapoor, Soha Ali Khan and Ronit Roy. The film has created quite a buzz internationally with its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. It has been a great year for PVR Pictures as they have got a range of film across genres to the Indian audiences, be sure to catch this one October 26th!