Provoked [videorecording] : a true story / Media One Global Entertainment Limited ; in association with Motion Picture Partners International, British Media Fund International presents ; a film by Jag Mundhra
DVDs | Eros International | c2007 | [Widescreen version.]
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD P DRAMA)
London : Eros International, c2007.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
In English with some Panjabi; with English subtitles.
Aishwarya Rai, Miranda Richardson, Naveen Andrews, Rebecca Pidgeon.
Screenplay, Carl Austin, Rahila Gupta ; producer, Sunanda Murali Manohar ; director, Jag Mundhra ; editors, Jag Mundhra, Sanjeev R. Mirajkar ; director of photography, Madhu Ambat ; music, A.R. Rahman.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2006.
Based on the book Circle of light : the autobiography of Kiranjit Ahluwalia / by Rahila Gupta & Kiranjit Ahluwalia.
Based on a true story.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
Unable to bear the brutality and repeated rapes by her alcoholic husband, Kiranjit Ahluwalia, a Punjabi housewife and mother of two in London, sets him on fire and kills him. Charged with first-degree murder, she is sentenced to life imprisonment, where she befriends her cell mate. Moved by her story, the cell mate asks her step-brother, a highly respected queen's counsel, to file her appeal.
Special features: making-of featurette; "Provoked" music video.
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