The film Changez -The Reluctant Fundamentalist is based on a novel of the same name written by Mohsin Hamid in 2007. Basic theme of the movie revolves around the happenings of post 9/11 incendent and its impacts and the American reactions. The film is directed by Mira Nair and Riz Ahmed and Kate Hudson in the lead role.
As regard to the making of the film, Mira Nair gone through the manuscript of Mohsin Hamid’s novel The reluctant Fundamentalist and on completion she planned to make a movie based on this novel in 2007. She started the assignment at her own production house Mirabai Films while incorporating her partner, producer Lydia Dean Pilcher production company Cine Mosaic.
Though Mira Nair was not been able to get her investment back (two million out of fifteen million) but she won a favourite world feature award for the film in 2012 at the Mill Valley Film Festival and the German Film Award for Peace as well as the IFFI Century Award.
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|Riz Ahmed as Changez Khan||Kate Hudson as Erica|
|Liev Schreiber as Bobby Lincoln||Kiefer Sutherland as Jim Cross|
|Om Puri as Abu, Changez’s father||Shabana Azmi as Ammi, Changez’s mother|
|Meesha Shafi as Bina Khan, Changez’s sister||Martin Donovan as Ludlow Cooper|
|Adil Hussain as Mustafa Fazil||Imaad Shah as Sameer|
|Chandrachur Singh as Bandy Uncle||Ashwath Bhatt as Junaid|
|Haluk Bilginer as Nazmi Kemal||Nelsan Ellis as Wainwright|
|Christopher Nicholas Smith as Mike Rizzo||Victor Slezak as Underwood|
|Clayton Landey as Agent Jackson||Mark Oliver as an Immigration Officer|
|Steven Kulesza as Shredder #1||Kevin Miller as Shredder #2|
|Sonya Jehan as Nadia||Gary Richardson as an American professor|
Complete credited cast: NC
Film Details with Crew
May 24, 2013
August 29, 2012 (Venice Film Festival)
April 26, 2013 (United States)
|Production:||Doha Film Institute|
Lydia Dean Pilcher
|Writer / Story:||
The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid
The Mirabai Films
Doha Film Institute(DFI)
|Language:||English l Urdu|
|Genre:||Drama l Fiction|
|Run Time:||130 min|