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Earth

Director Deepa Mehta
Year 1998
Run Time 102min
Genre Drama

The emotionally charged tale of India and Pakistan’s road to independence, told through the eyes of a diverse group of friends in Lahore.

Director

Deepa Mehta

Mehta gained acclaim for her trilogy, Fire, Earth and the Oscar-nominated Water. Her adaptation of Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children was nominated for eight CSAs. She has also directed Bollywood/Hollywood, Beeba Boys, Anatomy of Violence, and many others. Most recently, she directed an episode of the hit series Yellowjackets.

Writers

Deepa Mehta, Bapsi Sidhwa

Cast

Maia Sethna, Aamir Khan, Nandita Das

Producers

Anne Masson, Deepa Mehta

Genre

Drama

Interests

BIPOC Stories, Family Relationships, Female Filmmaker, Global Experiences, History, Literary Adaptation, Social Justice & Politics

Original Languages

English, Other Language