• Drama
  • Rated: 15,12,14A
  • Director: Don Macbain, Deepa Mehta, Naresh Kumar
  • Writer: Deepa Mehta
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Fire (Hindi: Phāyar फायर) is a 1996 Indian-Canadian romantic drama film written and directed by Deepa Mehta, and starring Shabana Azmi and Nandita Das. It is the first installment of Mehta's Elements trilogy; it is succeeded by Earth (1998) and Water (2005). The film is loosely based on Ismat Chughtai's 1942 story, Lihaaf (The Quilt). It was one of the first mainstream Bollywood films to explicitly show homosexual relations. After its 1998 release in India, certain groups staged several protests, setting off a flurry of public dialogue around issues such as homosexuality and freedom of speech.
  • Drama
  • Rated: 15,12,14A
  • Director: Don Macbain, Deepa Mehta, Naresh Kumar
  • Writer: Deepa Mehta

  • Shabana Azmi
    Feroz Khan
    Nandita Das
    Mumtaz
    Kulbushan Kharbanda
    Aroona Irani
    Jaaved Jaafei
    Shyama
    Ranjit Chowdhry
    Madan Puri
    Kushal Rehki
    Jeevan
    Karishma Jhalani
    Ramanjeet Kaur
    Dilip Mehta

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  • (1996)

  • Drama
  • Rated: 15,12,14A
  • Director: Don Macbain, Deepa Mehta, Naresh Kumar
  • Writer: Deepa Mehta
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Synopsis

Fire (Hindi: Phāyar फायर) is a 1996 Indian-Canadian romantic drama film written and directed by Deepa Mehta, and starring Shabana Azmi and Nandita Das. It is the first installment of Mehta's Elements trilogy; it is succeeded by Earth (1998) and Water (2005). The film is loosely based on Ismat Chughtai's 1942 story, Lihaaf (The Quilt). It was one of the first mainstream Bollywood films to explicitly show homosexual relations. After its 1998 release in India, certain groups staged several protests, setting off a flurry of public dialogue around issues such as homosexuality and freedom of speech.

Starring
  • Shabana Azmi
    Feroz Khan
    Nandita Das
    Mumtaz
    Kulbushan Kharbanda
    Aroona Irani
    Jaaved Jaafei
    Shyama
    Ranjit Chowdhry
    Madan Puri
    Kushal Rehki
    Jeevan
    Karishma Jhalani
    Ramanjeet Kaur
    Dilip Mehta