In Conversation With Richie Mehta (Part II)

Richie Mehta is the Canadian director of Amal (winner of more than 30 international awards, nominated for six Genie Awards, and placed among the top ten Canadian films of the decade by Playback Magazine) and Siddharth, a moving film dealing with the issue of child-trafficking in India (Siddharth is recommended here in The Mindful Bard). Recently he took the time to answer Wanda Waterman’s questions about his work, his influences, and film as a catalyst for change. (See the first part of this interview here.) “Filmmaking is a chance to live many lifetimes.” – Robert Altman Why did you decide … Continue reading In Conversation With Richie Mehta (Part II)