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In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.

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Directed by

Gurinder Chadha

Written by

Paul Mayeda Berges (Writer)
Moira Buffini (Writer)
Gurinder Chadha (Writer)

Runtime

106 minutes

Country

United Kingdom, India

Language

English

Tagline

The end of an empire. The birth of two nations.

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Keywords

independence colonial india religious conflict

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