Ismail Merchant

Dec 25, 1936

Bio: Educated in Bombay and the U.S., Indian-born Ismail Merchant was destined for a business administration career. Rather than waste away in banking or speculating, lifelong movie buff Merchant put his skills to work in the creative arts. He found the perfect collaborators in the form of German/Indian novelist Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and California-born director James… More


Ismail Merchant Videos

2 minutes 45 seconds
The Song Of The Little Road
2 minutes 28 seconds
Le Divorce
2 minutes 45 seconds
The Golden Bowl
2 minutes 22 seconds
The White Countess
2 minutes 54 seconds

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