The brains behind last year’s critically acclaimed, award-winning film, Barfi!, Anurag Basu has a penchant for sensitive, thoughtful cinema.

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“I don’t have my own voice yet.” – Anurag Basu

We caught up with Bollywood director Anurag Basu when he was in Vancouver recently, where we learned that he loves seafood, he’s still finding his cinematic voice, and that his personal health struggles influenced his approach to his award-winning film, Barfi!.

Barfi! stars Bollywood heavyweights Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra, and picked up several awards, including statues for best film, director, actor and actress at the Times of India Film Awards (TOIFA).

Interview By: Daniel Ashwin Pillai  |  Produced By: Joti Dhesi and Manjot Bains  |  Video Editing By: Naveen Girn