Nasreen Munni Kabir
is an India
-born television producer based in the UK
. She is best known for producing an annual season of Indian
films for the British terrestrial television channel Channel 4
Her work includes the 46-part series Movie Mahal
, In Search of Guru Dutt
, Follow that Star (a profile of Amitabh Bachchan
) and Channel 4
series such as How To Make It Big In Bollywood
. She won the 1999 Women of Achievement Award in Arts & Culture and became a governor of the British Film Institute
In 2005, she produced a two-part documentary on Shahrukh Khan
, "The Inner and Outer World of Shah Rukh Khan". It featured the superstar's 2004 Temptations concert tour, the film contrasts Khan's "inner world" of family and daily life, with the "outer world" of his work. She continues to produce an annual season of Indian films for Channel 4 each year. She has also recently published a well received coffee table book called In Search of Lata Mangeshkar, based on a series of interviews she did with the legendary playback singer.
In April 2011, a book titled "A. R. Rahman The Spirit of Music" written based on the conversations with Nasreen Munni Kabir is released.
- biography of Nasreen Munni