Khamosh pani or silent waters (2003) is an award winning, french-german-pakistani co-production directed by sabiha sumar, with indian actors kirron kher and shilpa shukla, and script by paromita vohra. Read khamosh pani review by bollywood hungama check out complete khamosh pani movie review where you find what to expect from movie see what bollywood hungama critics have to say about khamosh. Read movie and film review for khamosh pani (2003) - sabiha sumar on allmovie - sabiha sumar's silent waters is an affecting.
Khamosh paani is an introspection and references to the godzilla staring at everyones face today through the character of veero/ ayesha the director attempts to give a message that history is bound to repeat itself when the path of extremism is chosen. Be warned that pakistani director sabiha sumar's ``khamosh pani (silent waters) could be a little disturbing ride down memory lane publicists proclaim that the film is the winner of 14. The movie khamosh pani was banned in pakistan at least for some time as it was a story centered on the partition of india and the regime of zia ul haq malik had played the role of a troubled teenager who is caught temporarily in a crisis of faith and lets his passion of youth override emotions.
Khamosh pani (punjabi: خاموش پانی , silent waters) is a 2003 pakistani film about a widowed mother and her young son living in a punjabi village as it undergoes radical changes during the late 1970s. Khamosh pani dvd film review check out our khamosh pani dvd film reviewpakistani filmmaker sabiha sumar directs the political drama khamosh pani (silent waters), set in 1979 pakistan near the indian border. Khamosh pani: an essay the movie khamosh pani is set in the charkhi village, in pakistan in the year 1979 the film revolves around the concept of the trauma and atrocities faced by ayesha (and many other women, muslim and hindu) during the time of the partition of india and pakistan.
'khamosh paani' is a great film easily one of the best films in the 1947 partition of india genre it examines the issue from an entirely different perspective and reinforces the possibilities of this genre, which i had thought, till i saw this film, been done to death. Find khamosh pani at amazoncom movies & tv, home of thousands of titles on dvd and blu-ray. Home movies reviews khamosh pani: a must watch raja sen | december 02, 2004 13:39 ist there is a side to pakistan most of us are blind toat least visually director sabiha sumar presents. Silent water / khamosh pani dvd there was a problem filtering reviews right now please try again later analliah 50 out of 5 stars good movie august 26, 2013. Set in 1979 pakistan, general zia-ul-haq has imposed martial law and, within a few months, the country is decreed a muslim state aicha, a well-adjusted woman in her forties, devotes her life to the e.
While chopra's film was a well-designed melodrama, khamosh pani cuts across the polemics of politics to go deep into the wounded hearts of those who are casualties of history sumar gets. Khamosh pani is a partition-era movie, and it is about the partition and it's after effects, especially it's ramifications for women widowed ayesha ( kiron kher ), and her young son saleem, the apple of her eye, live in the small, rural village of charkhi, pakistan. Brief synopsis of khamosh pani during the 1947 upheavals that divided british india into two new nations, india and pakistan—young veero, along with other sikh women, is pressured by her father and other men in the community to jump to her death in the local well. A really amazing film the women in this film were so strong, especially the lead character it is painstaking to watch as she endures blow after blow, and is left alone with her troubles as all those who cared for her abandon her.
Khamosh pani (2003) - review april 21, 2016 4 comments one of the most tragic events in the history of india and pakistan, the partition of 1947 is fraught with stories of grief, pain, horror, disbelief. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing khamosh pani: silent waters near you read reviews and buy movie tickets in advance. Pakistani filmmaker sabiha sumar directs the political drama khamosh pani (silent waters) set in a small pakistani village in 1979, the film follows widowed family matriarch ayesha (kirron kher.
Ethiopian review 363k likes ethiopian news and opinion journal. Khamosh pani is a beautiful story following the years after general zia's military coup it pays special attention to the life of the people in a small village located near rawalpindi and the way the lives transition from a sing-song melody to a revival of islamic fundamentalism.