Heaven on Earth

Heaven on Earth
Purchase Online
Friday, January 16, 4:00 PM
Annenberg Auditorium
HEAV1609
Date has passed.

Saturday, January 17, 12:00 PM
Annenberg Auditorium
HEAV1709
Date has passed.
watch Heaven on Earth trailer

Heaven on Earth
Canada, 2007, 106 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: India
Topics: Woman Director, Women
Program: World Cinema Now
Language: English, Punjabi English Sub-Titles

Director Deepa Mehta (Fire, Water) offers up a complex and emotional drama in which Chand, a young bride, leaves her home in India for Ontario, her new husband Rocky, and his very traditional family. As the clash of cultures between India and Canada becomes more apparent, Chand and Rocky must make some hard decisions.

DIRECTOR: Deepa Mehta
Producer: David Hamilton
Editor: Colin Monie
Screenwriter: Deepa Mehta
Cinematographer: Giles Nuttgens
Music: Mychael Danna
Principal Cast: Preity Zinta, Vansh Bhardwaj, Gick Grewal, Geetika Sharma, Yanna McIntosh
Filmography: Water (2005), Bollywood/Hollywood (2002), Earth (1998), Fire (1996), Sam and Me (1991)
Print Source: Maximum Film

Official Film Website


You might also enjoy...


My Marlon and Brando   

My Marlon and Brando
Turkey, 2008, 92 min.
The true-life border-crossing romance between a Turkish actress and her Kurdish lover gets a semi-fictional work-up with the real actress earning kudos for taking on her own role. A moving statement on war, human rights and the confining artificiality of borders.... more



Salt of This Sea   

Salt of This Sea
Palestine, 2008, 109 min.
Brooklyn-born Soraya decides to move to Palestine and reclaim her heritage on both spiritual and financial levels. She meets Emad, a young Palestinian whose ambition, contrary to hers, is to leave forever.... more





list all films
list all events

film & event schedule
s m t w t f s
6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19

browse films


search films