Chopstick Cinema

Celeste Heiter's Adventures in Asian Food & Film

Film Review: Before the Rains

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This Week's Film: Before the Rains
Cuisine: Indian

The Kerala region at the southern tip of India is the setting for this colonial drama, in which Henry Moores, an ambitious spice merchant, is establishing a plantation in the fertile jungle, and with the help of T.K., partner, confidant, and one of the locals, he is urgently attempting to construct an access road to it before the monsoon season begins.

Here is a link to my Film Review on ThingsAsian. For questions or comments send e-mail to cheiter at thingsasian dot com