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Release Date:
2 February 2007 (Canada) See more »
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Tagline:
Two Faiths. Two Worlds. One Love. See more »
Plot:
During the turmoil and violence of Partition, a Sikh ex-soldier, haunted by war, offers shelter to a young Muslim woman who has been separated from her family. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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2 wins & 8 nominations See more »
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Wow, Canadian made can be good See more (26 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Jimi Mistry ... Gian Singh / Mohammad Hassan

Kristin Kreuk ... Naseem Khan

Neve Campbell ... Margaret Stilwell

John Light ... Walter Hankins

Irrfan Khan ... Avtar Singh

Madhur Jaffrey ... Shanti Singh
Arya Babbar ... Akbar Khan
Lushin Dubey ... Mumtaz Khan

Chenier Hundal ... Zakir Khan

Jesse Moss ... Andrew Stilwell

Jaden Rain ... Vijay G. Singh
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dolly Ahluwalia ... Rani

Tony Ali ... Mullah
Darshan Aulakh ... Man #1
Baljinder Bhangu ... Policeman #1
Bhavna ... Woman #2
Maniki Deep ... Person in Crowd #1
Rupi Dhillon ... Singing Mother
Dhirendra ... Sharma
Jonathan Holmes ... News Reader
Sukhwinder Kaur ... Woman #1
Rajesh Khera ... Arjuna - Sarsa Villager

Thomas Kretschmann
Mina E. Mina ... Salim
Shraddha Nigam ... Manjula
Vinay Pathak ... Ram
Abdul H. Quadri ... Iman
Rupinder ... Man #2

Jasmine Sky Sarin ... Yasmine (as Jasmine Sarin)
Maya Sarin ... Maya Singh
Parvesh Sethi ... Policeman #2

Manoj Sood ... The Wood Gatherer

Parm Soor ... Pakistani Customs Officer
Sukrita ... Person in Crowd #2
Amar Talwar ... Khan
Dhruv Tripathi ... Vimal

Thomas Potter ... Officer (uncredited)
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Directed by
Vic Sarin 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Patricia Finn 
Vic Sarin 

Produced by
Tina Pehme .... producer
Kim Roberts .... producer
Chris Rudolph .... line producer
Christopher Zimmer .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Brian Tyler 
 
Cinematography by
Vic Sarin 
 
Film Editing by
Reginald Harkema 
 
Casting by
Shaheen Baig 
Lynne Carrow 
Jogi 
Joginder Singh 
Meera Singh 
 
Production Design by
Amardeep Behl 
Tony Devenyi 
 
Art Direction by
Andy Amoroso 
Abid T.P. 
 
Set Decoration by
Sonal Choudhary 
Dina Holmes 
Josh Plaw 
 
Costume Design by
Dolly Ahluwalia 
Jana MacDonald 
 
Makeup Department
Emma Clarke .... swing: makeup hair
Joel Echallier .... special makeup effects designer
Lori Gatto .... key hair stylist
Debi Lelievre .... key makeup artist
 
Production Management
Harish Amin .... production manager: India
Linda Sophie Chiu .... executive in charge: Myriad Pictures
Chris Rudolph .... production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Indivar Bhatia .... third assistant director: India
Alexia S. Droz .... second assistant director
Puneet Khanna .... trainee assistant director: India
Siddhartha Luther .... second assistant director: India
Carl Mason .... first assistant director
Sameer Sadhwani .... second assistant director: India
Tanya Tagman .... third assistant director
 
Art Department
Matthew Astifan .... props
Babu .... assistant set decorator: India
Sonal Choudhary .... set decorator: India
Dattu .... carpenter: India
Kevin Gillan .... construction foreman
Yashwant S. Kamble .... head painter: India
Christopher A.R. Lowe .... set dresser
Jeff MacIntyre .... construction coordinator
Julianne Manchur .... set dresser
Vakila Mann .... local: India
Nathalie Morin .... assistant set decorator (as Natalie Morin)
Chetan Vijay Pendakar .... painter: India
Vijay Karojo Pendakar .... painter: India
Cristina Peori .... lead hand painter
Pindi .... local: India
Ismail Sheikh .... prop buyer: India
Dena Skalin .... paint coordinator
Kevin Stephens .... construction coordinator
Dhruv Tripathi .... props master: India
Anil Vishwakarma .... carpenter: India
Kharbin Vishwakarma .... carpenter: India
Lawzari Vishwakarma .... head carpenter: India
Sunil Vishwakarma .... carpenter: India
 
Sound Department
Ken Biehl .... background sound effects editor
Craig George .... assistant sound
Tony Gort .... sound effects editor
Ken Lee .... boom operator (as Kenny Lee)
Ian Mackie .... foley artist
Roger Morris .... adr mixer
Roger Morris .... dialogue editor
Frank Morrone .... sound re-recording mixer
Roger Stafeckis .... sound mixer
Greg Stewart .... sound re-recording mixer
Vinod Subramanian .... sound mixer: second unit
 
Special Effects by
Tom Blacklock .... special effects coordinator
 
Visual Effects by
Dermot Shane .... visual effects supervisor
Madeleine Shane .... digital effects artist
Seán Travers .... digital compositor
 
Stunts
Lauro Chartrand .... stunt coordinator
Lauro Chartrand .... stunts
Crystal Dalman .... stunt double
Babbu Khanna .... stunt coordinator
Jon Kralt .... stunt double
Chad Sayn .... assistant stunt coordinator
Chad Sayn .... stunts
Mahendra Verma .... stunt coordinator: India
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Robert Albanese .... still photographer
Jeff Cassidy .... additional second assistant camera
Jason Chapman .... second assistant camera
Dan Chiasson .... grip
Jean Chiasson .... head grip
Himmat Deol .... grip
John G. Helme .... gaffer (as John Helme)
Hamish Hollingsworth .... best boy
Fazal Khan .... best boy grip
Trin McQuair .... camera trainee
G. Monic Kumar .... focus puller: "b" camera
Sean Montgomery .... key grip
Shaki Nabi .... swing gang: India
Sanjay Sami .... key grip: India
Tobias Sarin .... focus puller: "a" camera
Jared Smith .... lighting technician
Katie Weekley .... second assistant camera
Brian Whittred .... camera operator: "a" camera
 
Casting Department
Melissa Perry .... casting associate
Dilip Shankar .... casting associate: India
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Kajal Dhillon .... third assistant costumes: India
Veera Kapur .... costume chief assistant: India
Heera Lal .... first assistant costumes: India
Nalini .... second assistant costumes: India
Roopa .... costume assistant: India
Abhilasha Sharma .... office assistant costumes: India
Arun Singh .... office runner costumes: India
 
Editorial Department
Bonni Devlin .... post-production coordinator
Mathieu Reid .... color timer
Frank Robinson .... hd colorist
 
Music Department
Gary Krause .... music editor
Stephen Krause .... scoring mixer
Joe Lisanti .... music editor
Keith Power .... technical score consultant
Peter Rotter .... orchestra contractor
Brian Tyler .... conductor
 
Other crew
S.M. Ferozeuddin Alameer .... production services: India
Elizabeth Amies .... locations key
Imtiaz Amir .... production accountant
Javed Ansari .... key set production assistant
Darshan Aulakh .... location manager: India
Paresh Behera .... assistant accountant
Chris Boettcher .... smoke artist
Mary-Ellen Dale .... first assistant accountant
Vincent Dela Luna .... assistant location manager
Jeannine Dupuy .... script supervisor
Gainda .... assistant location manager: India
Gurpreet Singh Giani .... animal wrangler: India
Darryl Griffiths .... assistant location manager
Anshul Gupta .... office production assistant: India
Neha Gupta .... production assistant: India
Stacey Harris .... assistant production coordinator
Saarrah Imtiaz .... payroll accountant: India
Aakash Kaushik .... production trainee: India
Marten Kayle .... assistant: Vic Sarin
Sandy McKechnie .... second assistant production coordinator
Guneet Monga .... production coordinator: India
Rahul Chandra Pal .... assistant coordinator: India
Virginia Prasad .... bookkeeper
Ritch Renaud .... location manager
Anureeta Saigal .... film coordinator: India
Arun Sharma .... assistant: Anureeta Saigal, India
Gurvinder Singh .... assistant location manager: India
Pramod Singh .... location manager: India
Karen Tony .... production accountant
Shelby Tony .... assistant accountant
Susan Trovao .... assistant to producer
Rohan Vachher .... office production assistant: India
Robyn Wiener .... production coordinator
Darcy Woodley .... animal trainer
Steve Woodley .... animal trainer coordinator
 
Thanks
Carmen Bonnici .... special thanks
Brad Horvath .... thanks
Firdaus Kharas .... thanks
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for some violent and disturbing images
Runtime:
Germany:116 min (European Film Market)
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Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Certification:
Canada:PG (British Columbia) | Canada:14A (Ontario) | Portugal:M/12 | Singapore:NC-16 | USA:R

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The movie was produced with the financial participation of Telefilm Canada, The Movie Network, Super Ecran (SR), Astral Media, Canadian Television Fund and Movie Central.See more »

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20 out of 28 people found the following review useful.
Wow, Canadian made can be good, 12 February 2007
Author: northeyjohn from Canada

This movie was the first I've seen in a theater that was identified as a Canadian movie. I was hopeful it would be enjoyable, as the trailer online (never saw one in a theater) was promising. Very solid, very enjoyable love story with an interesting historical background. The movie had production levels I expect from standard US made movies but the storyline was a step above.

To me this movie deserves far more attention than it is getting. I suspect it is a top 10 in Canada at the moment but I've yet to find information on its ticket sales (there were 30 people there for a late-afternoon showing last Saturday).

With so much drek from the states at the moment this was a refreshing change.

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Unoriginal???? Storyline taken from a bolly wood movie Singhie
Kristin Kreuk playingn a Muslim girl? LOL daringdestiny
An argument in support of Kristen. razzler
Seriously? Was that ending necessary? kjosm
im sick of all this kristen kreuk can't be indian crap not_a_male
Why was the man's hand shaking while cutting Gian's hair? fachaudh
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