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Midnight's children / Mongrel Media presents in association with Filmation Entertainment, Frontier Noble Nomad Pictures a Hamilton-Mehta Production ; produced by David Hamilton ; screenplay by Salman Rushdie ; directed by Deepa Mehta.

Hamilton, David. (Added Author). Rushdie, Salman (Added Author). Mehta, Deepa, 1949- (Added Author). Bhabha, Satya, 1983- (Added Author). Goswami, Shahana. (Added Author). Rushdie, Salman. Midnight's children. (Added Author). Kapoor, Rajat. (Added Author). Mongrel Media (Added Author). Filmation (Firm) (Added Author). Frontier Noble Normad Pictures. (Added Author). Virgil Films. (Added Author). Director, Deepa Mehta. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library DVD DRAMA MID (Text) 33187003555444 Digital Video Disc Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library DVD DRAMA MID (Text) 33187003555469 Digital Video Disc Available -
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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD MID (Text) 31951004027576 Main Floor - DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (146 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Virgil Films and Entertainment, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
Creation/Production Credits Note: Director, Deepa Mehta.
Participant or Performer Note: Satya Bhabha, Shahana Goswami, Rajat Kapoor.
Summary, etc.: At the stroke of midnight on August 15th, 1947, as India declares independence from Great Britain, two babies are switched at birth by a nurse in a Bombay hospital. And so it is that Saleem Sinai, the bastard child of a beggar woman, and Shiva, the only son of a wealthy couple, are fated to live the destinies meant for each other. Over the next three decades, Saleem and Shiva find themselves on opposite sides of many a conflict.
Target Audience Note: Rating: NR.
System Details Note: DVD, widescreen, 1.78:1; Region 1.
Language Note: In English, Hindi, and Urdu. Subtitles in English when non-English is spoken. Closed-captioned.
Subject: Infants switched at birth > India > Drama.
Fate and fatalism > Drama.

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