On the evening of India’s independence from Britain in 1947 two children are born. One is the child of an impoverished single mother and the other the son of a wealthy couple. The hospital nurse mixes the children and they are forced to live the lives destined for the other. But it soon transpires that their lives become intertwined as the happenings of the burgeoning independent nation are observed through their eyes. The film is an adaptation of the Salmon Rushdie novel of the same name.
Midnight's Children Official Movie Trailer (Canada)