Before The Rains

25/07/2008
  |  Book Tickets: 25/07/2008
  |  Buy to Own: 25/07/2008
  |  Watch Now: 18/01/2011
  |  94 min
Rated 12 by the BBFC
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Synopsis

Santosh Sivan directs this lavishly-filmed drama set in 1930s southern India against the backdrop of a growing nationalist movement. Linus Roache stars as Henry Moores, an English spice grower who begins an ill-advised affair with his beautiful Indian housemaid, Sajani (Nandita Das), while his wife, Laura (Jennifer Ehle), and young son are away in England. A tragic chain of events is set in motion when the affair is discovered. Rahul Bose co-stars as TK, an idealistic young villager who finds himself torn between his progressive visions for the future and his loyalty to past traditions as he witnesses events unfold.

Contains moderate violence
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