Southern India in the 1930s: against the tumultuous backdrop of growing national unrest an idealistic young man T.K. finds himself torn between his ambitions for the future and his loyalty to the past when people in his village learn of an affair between his British boss Moores (Golden Globe Nominee Linus Roache) and local village girl Sanjani.As he struggles with the new found freedom that revolution threatens to bring to a culture steeped in tradition, loyalty and honour, T.K. witnesses first-hand the tragedy, betrayal and intense passions which are ignited in a country teetering on the brink of history.
Beautifully shot but miserable film
- Before the Rains review by DB
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I loved the whole shooting and cinematography and it's worth seeing for this alone including some great closeup work which was really good. The plot line isn't great and I have to say if you are looking for a happily ever after ending then forget it.