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Author: Deepa MehtaDavid HamiltonLisa RayJohn AbrahamSeema BiswasAll authors
Publisher: Toronto : Eagle ; New Delhi : Distributed by Jordan Electronics, [2007]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : Hindi : Director's cutView all editions and formats
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Set in 1938 Colonial India, against Mahatma Gandhi's rise to power, the story begins as eight-year-old Chuyia is widowed and sent to a home where Hindu widows must live out their 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
Feature films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Ethnic
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Deepa Mehta; David Hamilton; Lisa Ray; John Abraham; Seema Biswas; Sarala.; Eagle Home Entertainment (Firm); BR Pictures (Firm); Jordan Electronics (Firm)
OCLC Number: 145486185
Language Note: In Hindi with English subtitles; English captioned for the hearing impared.
Notes: Videodisc release of the 2005 motion picture.
Special features include audio commentary by the director, and 2 behind the scenes featurettes.
Cast: Lisa Ray, John Abraham, Seema Biswas, Sarala.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 113 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, all regions; 5.1 Dolby Digital; anamorphic widescreen; NTSC.
Other Titles: Water (Motion picture : 2005)
Responsibility: Eagle Home Entertainment presents in association with BR Pictures ; a David Hamilton production ; director/writer, Deepa Mehta.

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Set in 1938 Colonial India, against Mahatma Gandhi's rise to power, the story begins as eight-year-old Chuyia is widowed and sent to a home where Hindu widows must live out their 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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