Mira Nair is one of a group of female directors providing a different perspective in Indian cinema which is usually associated with Bollywood productions. Photo: @isaproductions/InstagramMira Nair is one of a group of female directors providing a different perspective in Indian cinema which is usually associated with Bollywood productions. Photo: @isaproductions/Instagram
Mira Nair is one of a group of female directors providing a different perspective in Indian cinema which is usually associated with Bollywood productions. Photo: @isaproductions/Instagram

5 daring female directors redefining Indian cinema to the world – from Zoya Akhtar to Mira Nair

Deepa Mehta, Aparna Sen and Meghna Gulzar sit at the front of a wave of female filmmakers redefining Indian cinema with a fresh perspective – from the gritty realism of Filhaal … to crossover Hollywood period dramas such as Vanity Fair

Topic |   Asian cinema: Bollywood
Mira Nair is one of a group of female directors providing a different perspective in Indian cinema which is usually associated with Bollywood productions. Photo: @isaproductions/InstagramMira Nair is one of a group of female directors providing a different perspective in Indian cinema which is usually associated with Bollywood productions. Photo: @isaproductions/Instagram
Mira Nair is one of a group of female directors providing a different perspective in Indian cinema which is usually associated with Bollywood productions. Photo: @isaproductions/Instagram
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