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Documentary Filmmaker Mira Nair

Nair has made a career making documentaries about social conditions in her home country of India. Her new movie, Salaam Bombay!, is her first feature. The film, about street children, won the Palme D'or at the Cannes Film Festival


Other segments from the episode on March 7, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, March 7, 1989: Interview with Robert Wise; Review of Buell Neidlinger's album "Locomotive"; Interview with Mira Nair; Review of Carl Bernstein's memoir "Loyalties."


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