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The Making of the Mahatma (1996)

Plot:

 

The Making of the Mahatma  is a joint Indian - South African produced film about the early life of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (Mahatma Gandhi) during his 21 years in South Africa. The film is based upon the book, The Apprenticeship of a Mahatma, by Fatima Meer (who also wrote the screenplay).

Cast:

  • Rajit Kapoor
  • Pallavi Joshi
  • Paul Slabolepszy

 

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Suraj ka Satvan Ghoda (1992)

Plot:

In this movie, the narrator, Manik Mulla (Rajit Kapur) tells three stories of the three women, (Neena Gupta (the poor), Pallavi Joshi (the intellectual) and Rajeshwari Sachdev (middle class)), he had met in his life at different times.[2] These three stories are nothing but a single story seen from stands of different characters of the film.

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Teesri Kasam (1966)

Plot:

The story is about Hiraman, a rustic villager from a remote village in Araria (Bihar), who drives a bullock cart to earn his livelihood. The story begins with Hiraman taking two consecutive vows based on the difficult situations he had to undergo, before he meets a nautanki dancer, Hirabai. The story soon transforms into the story of the friendship between a bullock cart driver and an urban nautanki dancer. The movie, finally, ends with Hiraman taking the third vow.

Cast:

Raj Kapoor

Waheeda Rehman

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Khandhar (1984)

Plot:

Three friends from the city visit some ruins where an aged mother and her daughter Jamini live. Mother awaits the arrival of a distant cousin to marry Jamini, but the man is already married and living in Calcutta. The photographer Subhash takes pity on the family and pretends to be the awaited suitor. The mother dies contented. When the threesome leave again, Jamini stays behind, facing a life of loneliness in the ruins. 

Cast:

Shabana Azmi

Naseeruddin Shah

Gita Sen

Pankaj Kapoor

Annu Kapoor