Heat and Dust

Ruth Prawer Jhabvala (screenwriter, novel)
James Ivory (director)
Christopher Cazenove, Greta Scacchi, Julian Glover, Susan Fleetwood, Patrick Godfrey, Jennifer Kendal, Shashi Kapoor (starring)

New York: Merchant Ivory Productions, 1983. Vintage studio still photograph of actor Shashi Kapoor from the 1983 film.

Based on the 1975 novel by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. An Englishwoman goes to India to learn more about her great-aunt's life. Her aunt had an affair with a Nawab in India in the 1920s. Her life starts to somewhat parallel her aunt's as she also has an affair with an Indian man.

Set in India, shot on location in India and England.

8 x 10 inches. About Fine.

[Book #158873]