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The Warrior / THE WARRIOR
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Tale of an epic journey from the remote, timeless deserts of India to the Himalayan mountains. Lafcadia is the leader of a small band of warriors in the service of a tyrannical lord who rules the region from his fort in the desert and uses them to wipe out villages that don't meet their tax payments. During one of these reprisals, Lafcadia has a mystical encounter with a young girl, making him throw his sword away and vow never to kill again. He decides to flee from the violence dominating his life, setting out with his young son, Katiba, for his native village in the mountains. But his lord will not hear of desertion...
BIOGRAPHY
ASIF KAPADIA His talent as a director of dramatic productions for television (Carlton Television, BBC TV), documentaries and shorts has been recognized at different international festivals. The Sheep Thief, his graduation short from the Royal College of Art, won prizes at numerous specialized festivals. The Warrior is his first experience in the writing and directing of feature films.
CAST & CREW
Director
Asif Kapadia
Screenplay
Asif Kapadia, Tim Miller
Photography
Roman Osin
Edition
Ewa J. Lind
Music
Dario Marianelli
Cast
Irfan Khan, Puru Chiber, Sheik Anudin, Manoj Mishra
Sales
Filmfour International 76-78 Charlotte Street London W1P 1LX Tel. 44 20 7868 770
Running Time
87 m.
Country
UK - Germany
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