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South Asian Films at Toronto

Indiewire By Indiewire | Indiewire September 16, 2005 at 7:7AM

Several South-Asian-centered films are trying to gain wider exposure at Toronto, including Shonali Bose's "Amu," about the massacre of Sikhs after the 1984 assassination of Indira Gandhi; Paul Mayeda Berges' "Mistress of Spices," based on Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's bestselling novel, and Buddhadev Dasgupta's "Kalpurush," about a man struggling with the shadow of his draconian father. Arthur J Pais for Rediff reports.
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Several South-Asian-centered films are trying to gain wider exposure at Toronto, including Shonali Bose's "Amu," about the massacre of Sikhs after the 1984 assassination of Indira Gandhi; Paul Mayeda Berges' "Mistress of Spices," based on Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's bestselling novel, and Buddhadev Dasgupta's "Kalpurush," about a man struggling with the shadow of his draconian father. Arthur J Pais for Rediff reports.