National Theater Live: Behind the Beautiful Forever
India is surging with global ambition. But beyond the luxury hotels surrounding Mumbai airport lies a makeshift slum, full of people with plans of their own. Zuhrunisa and her son Abdul aim to recycle enough rubbish to fund a proper house. sunil twelve and stunted, wants to eat until he's as tall as Kalu the thief. Asha seeks to steal government anti-poverty funds to turn herself into a 'first-class person' while her daughter manju intends to become the slum's first female graduate. But their schemes are fragile; global recession threatens the garbage trade, and other slum-dweller is about to make an accusation that will destroy herself and shatter the neighborhood.
- Release Date:
- Monday, December 22, 2014
- Running Time:
- 3 hr 0 min
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