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  • ‘Hotel Mumbai’: Australian filmmaker Anthony Maras’ thriller to bring Mumbai terror attack to big screen

    Toronto: Three years after French director Nicolas Saada’s “Taj Mahal”, which focused on a single site of the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, Australian filmmaker Anthony Maras’ debut narrative feature, “Hotel Mumbai”, enters the precincts of the iconic property and presents a fictional recreation of the violence perpetrated on India’s financial capital by heavily armed terrorists a decade ago and the remarkable resilience displayed by the staff and guests that were caught unawares.

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    Dev Patel speaks about his character in ‘Hotel Mumbai’

    Washington D.C: Actor Dev Patel, a British native of Indian descent, recently opened up about his American-Australian thriller, ‘Hotel Mumbai’ and revealed that the message of the film is “you can’t bring us down”. In a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter at the Toronto Film Festival, where the movie was screened, the ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ actor talked about his character – a waiter from the slums of Mumbai who goes over and