Water (directed by Deepa Mehta, 2005)

Water (directed by Deepa Mehta, 2005)

When: Dec 03, 2015 from 07:00 PM to 09:00 PM
Where: 112 Chambers

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.

This film is part of the Center for Global Studies South Asian series.