First screened in September 2017
Director: Deepa Mehta. Cast: Maia Sethna, Nandita Das, Aamir Khan, Rahul Khanna, Kitu Gidwani, Arif Zakaria, Babby Singh, Raghuvir Yadav, Navtej Singh Johar, Kabir Chowdhury, Eric Peterson, Lauren Walker. Screenplay: Deepa Mehta (based on the novel Cracking India by Bapsi Sidhwa). Twitter Capsule:
Like Fire and Water, alternates between tough-minded and reductive scenes. Young protagonist adds little. Harrowing violence.
Even if Earth could use more consistent finesse, filming required real courage. This story is rarely told outside India, via Indian characters.