1947 earth videorecordinga Deepa Mehta film ; produced by Dilip Mehta, Anne Masson & Deepa Mehta ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta. Fire [videorecording] / written and directed by Deepa Mehta ; produced by Bobby Bedi, Deepa Mehta ; made in association with Kaleidescope Pictures.
Contributor(s): Rahman, A. R | Mehta, Deepa | Mehta, Dilip | Masson, Anne | Khan, Aamir | Khanna, Rahul | Das, Nandita | Kharbanda, Kulbhushan | Gidwani, Kitu | Grover, Gulshan | Ak̲h̲tar, Jāvīd | Sethna, Maia | Shemaroo Video (Firm).Material type: BookPublisher: Mumbai Shemaroo Video Ltd. c2001Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 104 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Motion pictures -- India | Partition of India (1947) | Hinduism and politics | Islam and politics | Hinduism--Relations--Islam | Islam--Relations--HinduismGenre/Form: DVD-Video discsDDC classification: 791.4372
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Originally produced as motion picture
"An epic romance, set against the blood stained canvas of partition"--Container.
1947 earth: Set in the city of Lahore in 1947, this films chronicles the fate of a religiously diverse group of working-class friends during the partition of India and Pakistan.
Fire: Banned in India, this film was the first to confront lesbianism in that country. In a barren, arranged marriage to an amateur swami who seeks enlightenment through celibacy, Radha's life takes an irresistible turn when her beautiful young sister-in-law seeks to free herself from the confines of her own loveless marriage.
Producers, Dilip Mehta, Anne Masson and Deepa Mehta ; lyrics, Javed Akhtar.
Aamir Khan, Rahul Khanna, Nandita Das, Khulbhushan Kharbanda, Kitu Gidwani, Gulshan Grover, Maia Sethna.
In Hindi, with English subtitles.