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Title Midnight's children [videorecording] / FilmNation Entertainment and Noble Nomad Pictures present ; a David Hamilton/Number 9 Films production ; directed by Deepa Mehta ; produced by David Hamilton ; screenplay by Salman Rushdie.

Publication Info. New York : Virgil Films & Entertainment, [2013]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Putnam County PL - Granville Stacks - GRGG-8  DVD MIDNIGHTS c.32079  AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (146 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD, widescreen, 1.78:1; Region 1; 2.0 stereo.; 5.1 surround; NTSC.
Cast Satya Bhabha, Shahana Goswami, Rajat Kapoor.
Credits Director of photography, Niles Nuttgens ; film editor, Colin Monie ; music composed by Nitin Sawhney.
Note Based on the book by Salman Rushdie.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2012.
Audience Rating: NR.
Summary 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 illegitimat 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.
Language 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.
Genre/Form Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Hamilton, David.
Rushdie, Salman.
Mehta, Deepa, 1949-
Bhabha, Satya, 1983-
Goswami, Shahana.
Kapoor, Rajat.
Rushdie, Salman. Midnight's children.
FilmNation Entertainment (Firm)
Noble Nomad Pictures.
Number 9 Films.
Virgil Films
Standard No. 829567094327
Music No. 670943 Virgil Films

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