Eyes forward, Kiku hurtles down the street. A swish of glittering purple from the corner of her eye tells her that Madam is not far behind. Jhukki's grunts were getting louder. Kiku needed ... See full summary »


(as Abhinav Tiwari)
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Backwaters (2006)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A paralyzed woman goes missing after she and her husband travel to India for specialized medical attention.

Director: Jag Mundhra
Stars: Nicholas Irons, Tamzin Outhwaite, Jason Flemyng
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Ravi a world-renowned artist in Calcutta who wants to reunite with his mother but is guilty about the way he feels about her.

Director: Rupesh Paul
Stars: Suresh Gopi, Heins, Satheesh Kotheri
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Vijay Chatterjee was born in British India, and his dad was a freedom fighter. Unable to handle the riots between Hindus and Muslims in the late 40s, the Chatterjees first immigrated to ... See full summary »

Director: Hunt Hoe
Stars: Nandana Sen, Cas Anvar, Vijay Mehta
Monsoon (1999)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  
Director: Jag Mundhra
Stars: Richard Tyson, Helen Brodie, Doug Jeffery
Unfreedom (2014)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A society is torn apart by political, religious, and sexual turmoil.

Director: Raj Amit Kumar
Stars: Victor Banerjee, Adil Hussain, Bhanu Uday
Sins (2005)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

A Catholic priest becomes romantically involved with a young woman.

Director: Vinod Pande
Stars: Vinod Pande, Shiney Ahuja, Seema Rahmani
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Imagine a world of pleasure, where passion is the ultimate obsession. When Michael and Lisa travel to India to restore an erotic sculpture, they are immediately acquainted with the Kama ... See full summary »

Director: Jag Mundhra
Stars: Ivan Baccarat, Amy Lindsay, Pravesh Kumar
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A unique film coming from India where homosexuality is still taboo, The Pink Mirror (Gulabi Aaina), is a colorful funny look into the Indian homosexual closet.

Director: Sridhar Rangayan
Stars: Edwin Fernandes, Ramesh Menon, Rishi Raj
Drama | Romance

Set in the backdrop of the ancient, Kamasutra 3D is the journey of a soulful love embodied with betrayal and war. It weaves the trans formative changes in body, mind and soul by the ... See full summary »

Director: Rupesh Paul
Stars: Andria Dsouza, Sushmita Mukherjee, Sherlyn Chopra
Six X (2016)

Women are supposed to be equal to men yet their sexuality is often ignored in Indian society. This hypocrisy is addressed through the film.

Director: Chandrakant Singh
Stars: Shweta Bhardwaj, Rashami Desai, Andria Dsouza
Kamasutra 3D (Video 2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Sexual diversion is the base in every sexual relation. No matter if you dream of a sensual, long amorous game in the evening, or of ardent, energetic sex in the morning - in "Kamasutra 3D" ... See full summary »

Director: Amir Assadi
Kama Sutra (TV Series 2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Stars: Tamara Landry, Susan Featherly, Shannan Leigh


Credited cast:
Jatin Sarna ...
Jameel Khan ...
Amit Dhawan ...
Kiran Sharma ...
Tina Bhatia ...
Sneha Thapa ...
Sonam Stobgias Gorky ...
Nidhi Mahawan ...
Bholu ...
Nicolas Cacciavillani ...
Shusheela Thapa ...
Barnali Medhi ...


Eyes forward, Kiku hurtles down the street. A swish of glittering purple from the corner of her eye tells her that Madam is not far behind. Jhukki's grunts were getting louder. Kiku needed to quicken her pace. She shifts her focus back to her goal. The end of the street is a few meters away and beyond that lie her father's fields. She squints. Was that the silhouette of the Kanchenjunga she saw in the distance? A butterfly dances up ahead of her, its antennae pointing towards Kiku's finish line. Last few steps. She closes her eyes and stretches her hand forward. But, before she can step over the threshold, she is yanked back. Kiku lurches forward but Madam's fingernail is hooked into the collar of her shirt/blouse. The butterfly escapes. Kiku's hand drops to her side. OASS is inspired by a true story of Kiku who is taken away from her village at the age of 11 and sold to a brothel in Delhi. Drugged, beaten, raped and threatened, she surrenders to the atrocities in order to live, and ... Written by Himali Kothari

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis





Official Sites:




Release Date:

18 October 2012 (India)  »

Box Office


$1,000,000 (estimated)

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

OASS drags you through Hell and out the other side.
28 May 2013 | by See all my reviews

I came across OASS at the Cannes film festival,

I met one of the producers and he invited me to see the film in a small screening room. He said it was about the child sex trade in India, a tough topic but important.

I came in expecting a sad film but I was not prepared for what the film actually was like.

OASS grabs you from the very beginning and drags you through hell, it doesn't shy away from showing anything. Nothing is taboo for the film as it presents the true story of a girl growing up as a child prostitute in India.

A lot of inexperienced directors could have taken the story and made a very black and white film out of it with the heroes fighting the villains of the story, but the director Abhinav Shiv Tiwari knows that isn't the way life really is. The brothel owners are all horrifying to the girls and you feel real fear whenever they approach, but there are times amongst that where they show they are much more than that, and behave a lot like parents for the girls.

The best thing about the film is that it covers everything I could imagine would be relevant to the child sex trade in India, and for this it is a good film. However the reason I've given it 10 stars is because in the last fifteen minutes of the film there are two specific moments that knocked my breath away. I couldn't even breath in the cinema and I left the film with tears streaming down my face.

This is a film that needs to have been made, and a film that needs to be seen. It will be very controversial as it is screened around the world but it is talking about a very important topic that has never been discussed. It has to be the best film I have seen in the past 5 years.

When you experience this film and you'll understand what I mean.

5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Discuss Oass (2012) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: