Partition: 1947 | Poster & Trailer | Gurinder Chadha
British filmmaker of Sikh origin, Gurinder Chadha’s latest film, Partition: 1947, is the untold story behind India’s Partition. Partition: 1947 is the India title of the film which released as Viceroy’s House in Britain.
After 300 years, the British rule was coming to an end. For six months in 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumed the post of the last Viceroy, with a responsibility of handing India back to its people. Viceroy’s House (now Rashtrapati Bhavan) in Delhi was the home of the British rulers up untill then.
As the political elite – Nehru, Jinnah and Gandhi – converged at the House to wrangle over the independence of India, a conflict erupted. A decision was to be taken to divide the country and thus emerged a conspiracy & a love story followed by untold events between our Indian political leaders and the British Raj driven by political duplicity.
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Partition: 1947 stars Huma Qureshi, Late Om Puri, Manish Dayal, Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson and Michael Gambon.
The movie is slated to release in India on August 18, 2017.