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‘What’s interesting is that many do not know Partition ever happened. This was shocking’

Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha speaks about her latest movie, Viceroy’s House, and why it is different from other Partition films. She relives the trauma her family went through at the time, says everything she does “has a personal connection”, and explains why “big Hindi movies” don’t do well in the West.

Huma Qureshi starrer Partition 1947 banned in Pakistan

Gurinder Chadhas's Partition: 1947, which was released internationally as Viceroy's House, has been banned from releasing in Pakistan. It was reported that the main reason for banning it was the misrepresentation of Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah. The movie released in India on August 18.


Gurinder Chadha about Partition 1947: Prince Charles told me I needed to read Narindra Singh Sarila’s The Shadow Of The Great Game

Gurinder Chadha talks about why Partition 1947 is an important film, the inspiration behind the plot of the film and the role Prince Charles played in the portrayal of Lord Mountbatten in her film. The movie stars Huma Qureshi, Hugh Bonneville, Manish Dayal and Gillian Anderson in pivotal roles.

The Great Divide

For her representation of the complex story in terms of music, Chaddha has roped in Oscar-winning composer AR Rahman. Gurinder Chaddha has a knack for tunes that work.

'We are living in a world where people are trying to separate us,' says Gurinder Chadha

Gurinder Chadha, who revisits the trauma of Partition in her new film, talks about its impact on her family, and her bicultural identity. Chadha, who was born in Kenya and grew up in the UK, has often spoken about “living in the shadow of the Partition”.

Partition 1947 director Gurinder Chadha to team up with Priyanka Chopra for a film?

British filmmaker Gurinder Chadha is likely to team up with Priyanka Chopra for a movie. She said she will be going to American soon and will be meeting Priyanka about the idea she has. Gurinder is currently in India for the promotion of her film Partition: 1947.


Gurinder Chadha's Viceroy's House to release as Partition: 1947 in India

Gurinder Chadha, a British filmmaker of Sikh origin, and Huma Qureshi on Thursday launched the poster of their film Viceroy's House, which will release under the title Partition: 1947 in India in August. The film will release in India on August 18, 2017.

Want my stories to appeal to everyone: Gurinder Chadha

Gurinder Chadha intends to tell stories on a big scale for TV to reach a global audience.

As long as we are able to tell our stories the way we see it, we should be all right: Viceroy’s House director Gurinder Chadha

Filmmaker Gurinder Chadha on her upcoming film on Partition, the perks and perils of being part of a diaspora and why she would love to make a film set in India.

Gurinder Chadha wants Donald Trump learn from her film, Viceroy's House on the Partition of India

Gurinder Chadha wants US President Donald Trump to watch Viceroy's House to learn about the tragic events and their resonance in today's world.