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Miss Beatty's Children (1992)

Miss Beatty's Children DVD

Cast: Jenny Seagrove, Faith Brook

Director: Pamela Rooks


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Miss Beatty's Children (1992)

Country: India

Language: English

Year: 1992

Color/BW: COLOR

Category: Feature Film

Genre: Drama


Description

South India - 1936. Jane Beatty, an idealistic English school teacher, arrives at a mission in Trippuvur, to work with Mabel Forster, a strong-willed missionary devoted to saving young girls from being sold into temple prostitution. Confronted by religious superstition and the animosity of the local people, Mabel's main rival, however, is Kamla Devi, a senior temple woman. Jane soon proves herself to be a woman of grit, determined to fight for these young lives against all adds. Matters come to a head when, in Mabel's absence, Jane is forced by circumstances to rush to the rescue of an Anglo Indian girl and flee to Ooty with the child. Accused of kidnaping but, believing that children need a real home with a mother, Jane adopts her young charge, Amber, and in time to come, other abandoned & orphaned children. Jane battles on to fight against the prejudice, injustice and indifference she sees about her.



Cast: Jenny Seagrove, Faith Brook, Protima Bedi, Barry John

Director: Pamela Rooks

Music Director: Ustad Zakir Hussain


Format: DVD

Label:NFDC

Catalog No: NFDC DVD 052

DVD Region: All Region

No Of Disks: 1

Subtitles: English

Video: NTSC