26th October 1989
Director: Mira Nair
UK, India, France, 1988
Run Time: 113 minutes, Certificate: ,
Mira Nair's notable directorial debut arrives garlanded with international prizes; it presents a varied tapestry of Bombay low-life, as seen through the eyes of a 10 year old street urchin. Compare its vitality and colour to the staid greys of a European city to be seen in 'Berlin-Symphony of a City later in the Season.