Dhanak Film Club invites you to the screenin:
Director: Deepa Mehta.
Duration: 117 Mins
Time: March 11, 2011 – 6 – 8 PM
Venue: Institute for Peace & Secular Studies
Synopsis: 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 the highest caste and a follower of Mahatma Gandhi.
Institute for Peace & Secular Studies (Farogh-e-Aman o Roshan Khiali) is a volunteer based community effort