July 7, 1999
Bapsi Sidhwa (novel), Deepa Mehta, (in alphabetical order)
Anne Masson, Deepa Mehta, Dilip Mehta, Sean Atkinson, Tulsidas Sughand (in alphabetical order)
Drama, Romance, War
It's 1947 and the borderlines between India and Pakistan are being drawn. A young girl witnesses tragedy as her ayah (nanny) is caught between the love of two men and the rising tide of political and religious violence.