Hijos de la medianoche (Spanish Edition) and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more . by Salman Rushdie (Author). Esta es la historia de Saleem Sinai, nacido en Bombay al filo de la medianoche del 15 de agosto de , en el momento mismo en que la. Midnight’s Children is a Canadian-British film adaptation of Salman Rushdie’s novel of the same name. The film features an ensemble cast of Satya.

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Midnight’s Children is a Canadian-British film adaptation of Salman Rushdie ‘s novel of the same name.

With a screenplay by Rushdie and directed by Deepa Mehta[3] the film began principal photography in ColomboSri Lanka in February and wrapped in May Shooting was kept a secret as Mehta feared protests by Islamic fundamentalist groups. The film was also a nominee for Best Hijso and seven other categories at the 1st Canadian Screen Awardswinning two awards.

InMehta and Salman Rushdie decided to collaborate on a film together. At first Mehta wanted to adapt his novel Shalimar the Clownbut she eventually decided on Midnight’s Children instead. Rushdie spent the next two years paring down the page book into a page script.

The casting process began in early For emdianoche role of the protagonist Saleem Sinai, Mehta wanted Imran Khanbut his salary was outside of the film’s budget. She decided to cast British actor Satya Bhabha instead after seeing video of him performing in a play.


Production design was handled by Mehta’s brother Dilip Mehta.

Under his direction, authentic Dw -style furniture, props and costumes were shipped in from India. Shooting was briefly interrupted when Iran complained to the Sri Lanka government about the film and the crew was ordered to halt production. Mehta appealed to President Mahinda Rajapaksa who agreed to let filming continue. Winds of Change was the working title of the film during the shooting.

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Filming lasted a total of 69 days from February to May In all, extras were used. The film premiered on 9 September at the Toronto International Film Festival with repeat screenings on the 10th and 27th. After initial fears that the movie would not find a distributor in India, the distribution rights were acquired by the Mumbai-based company PVR Pictures.

The whole strategy was to not focus attention on the character and the actress playing the role. Nishi Tiwari for Rediff. The website’s critical consensus states that “Though Midnight’s Children is beautiful to look at and poignant in spots, its script is too indulgent and Deepa Mehta’s direction, though ambitious, fails to bring the story together cohesively. For an academic overview of the adaptations of Midnight’s Childrensee Mendes and Kuortti From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.


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