Tariq Anwar (film editor)

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Tariq Anwar
Born (1945-09-21) 21 September 1945 (age 69)
Delhi, British India
Spouse(s) Shirley Hills
Children Gabrielle Anwar

Tariq Anwar (Urdu: طارق اںور‎; born 21 September 1945) is an Indian-born film editor whose credits include Center Stage, The Good Shepherd, Sylvia, Oppenheimer, and American Beauty, for which he was nominated for an Academy Award and won two BAFTA Awards. He has also been nominated for Academy Award in 2011 for editing The King's Speech. He is now based in the United States and England. With Shirley Hills, he is the father of actress Gabrielle Anwar.

Personal life[edit]

Anwar was born in Delhi, British India and was raised in Lahore and Bombay.[1] His mother, Edith Reich, was an Austrian Jew, and his father was Indian film actor and director Rafiq Anwar.[1] He moved with his mother to London after his parents divorced.[1]


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  1. ^ a b c Ansari, Shabana (2011-03-10). "Oscar-nominated film editor Tariq Anwar has Mumbai link". DNA Daily News & Analysis. Retrieved 2011-03-13. 

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