Anubhav: An Actor’s Tale
Casts: Anoop Menon, Gul Panag, Jackie Shroff, Kalpana Pandit, Mita Vasisht, Raj Zutshi, Rakesh Bedi, Sanjay Suri, Shruti Seth, Sudha Chandran
A fourteen year old Dalit (lower caste) boy in rural India is killed for writing a love letter.
Behind the magnificent Taj Mahal lies a cluster of dingy homes where Chanda (35), a domestic help, lives with her 14-year-old daughter Appu. Chanda aspires and dreams that her daughter will study and embrace a better fate. When Appu tells her she wants to quit school and become a maid like her, Chanda takes a strong decision: she will herself go back to school, and even join the class of her daughter.
Mita and Raj Batra, an affluent couple from Delhi’s Chandni Chowk, are grappling with getting their daughter admission into an English medium school. But there is one big problem. Their zubaan is Hindi, and the elitist snobs won’t let the Hindi speaking hoi-polloi fit in.
An Indian spy is married to a Pakistani military officer during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971.