- Tue Oct 23, 2007, 9:12 AM GMT
Into the Wild and Margot at the Wedding both score two nominations, sharing one in top category Best Feature.READ MORE
The Namesake" is the story of the Ganguli family whose move from Calcutta to New York evokes a lifelong balancing act to meld to a new world without forgetting the old. Though parents Ashoke and Ashima (Irfan Khan, Tabu) long for the family and culture that enveloped them in India, they take great pride in the opportunities their sacrifices have afforded their children. Paradoxically, their son Gogol (Kal Penn) is torn between finding his own unique identity without losing his heritage. Even Gogol's name represents the family's journey into the unknown.
LX.TV has an in-depth video interview with Mira Nair concerning her latest directorial effort "The Namesake."READ MORE