Water Set in the 1930s during the rise of the independence struggle against British colonial rule, the film examines the plight of a group of widows forced into poverty at a temple in the holy city of Varanasi.

It focuses on a relationship between one of the widows, who wants to escape the social restrictions imposed on widows, and a man who is from a lower caste and a follower of Mahatma Gandhi.

10 No persons under 10 (Language, Prejudice)
112 minutes

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CastSeema Biswas, Sarala, Lisa Ray, John Abraham
DirectorDeepa Metha
Formats DVD
SA DistributorNu Metro

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