One of this year's big screen power duos is the incredible pairing of Deepa Mehta and Salman Rushie. The Indo-Canadian filmmaker turned the British-Indian author's iconic 1981 novel, Midnight's Children, into a critically acclaimed feature, nominated in eight categories at the inaugural Canadian Screen Awards, including Best Motion Picture, Best Achievement in Direction for Deepa Mehta and Best Adapted Screenplay for Salman Rushdie.
We profiled Deepa during TIFF 2012 when Midnight's Children premiered. Take a look:
The Canadian Screen Awards will be broadcast March 3, 2013 at 8 pm ET on CBC. We'll be live streaming the star-studded red carpet show, beginning at 4:30 pm ET, right here on cbc.ca/live.