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Author: Deepa MehtaMychael DannaLisa RayJohn AbrahamSeema BiswasAll authors
Publisher: [United States] : Twentieth Century Fox, 2006.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : HindiView all editions and formats
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Set in 1938 Colonial India, against Mahatma Gandhi's rise to power, Water tells the story of Chuyia, an Indian girl married and widowed at eight years old, who is sent to a home where Hindu widows must live out there lives in penitence. Chuyia's feisty presence affects the lives of the other residents, including a beautiful young widow, who falls in love with a Gandhian idealist.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Deepa Mehta; Mychael Danna; Lisa Ray; John Abraham; Seema Biswas; Sarala.
OCLC Number: 225196079
Language Note: In Hindi with English subtitles.
Credits: A Deepa Mehta film ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta ; produced by David Hamilton. Executive producers, Mark Burton, Ajay Virmani, Doug Mankoff ; music, Mychael Danna ; director of photography, Giles Nuttgens.
Cast: Lisa Ray, John Abraham, Seema Biswas, Sarala.
Description: 1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (2.35:1), Dolby 5.1 surround sound.
Responsibility: a Deepa Mehta film ; written and directed by Deepa Mehta ; produced by David Hamilton.

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Set in 1938 Colonial India, against Mahatma Gandhi's rise to power, Water tells the story of Chuyia, an Indian girl married and widowed at eight years old, who is sent to a home where Hindu widows must live out there lives in penitence. Chuyia's feisty presence affects the lives of the other residents, including a beautiful young widow, who falls in love with a Gandhian idealist.

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