Heaven on Earth (Clip 6)

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  • Deepa Mehta,
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  • 1 min 6 s

In Heaven on Earth, acclaimed director Deepa Mehta highlights the isolation and disappointment faced by a family of Punjabi immigrants to Canada. When Chand leaves her family and community behind in India to marry a man she's never met in Brampton, Ontario, she finds herself at the mercy of his temper and her mother-in-law's controlling behaviour.

After a magic root fails to transform her husband into a kind and loving man, Chand takes refuge in a familiar Indian folk tale featuring a King Cobra.

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Film Credits

cast
Preity Zinta
Gick Grewal
Vansh Bhardwaj
Geetika Sharma
Orville Maciel
Ramanjit Kaur
Balinder Johal
Rajinder Singh Cheema
Gourrav Sihan
Ramona Omidvar-Khullar
Balwinder Singh Chana
Rodny Ahluwalia
Yanna McIntosh
Indiana Jagait
Dilbagh Dhaliwal
Shainu Bala
Dolly Malkiat
Soni
writer
Deepa Mehta
director
Deepa Mehta
producer
David Hamilton
director of photography
Giles Nuttgens
production designer
Dilip Mehta
editor
Colin Monie
music score
Mychael Danna
sound recordist
Sylvain Arseneault
costume designer
Rashmi Varma
co-producer
Anita Lee
Mehernaz Lentin
art director
Bill Layton
key makeup
Ava Stone
key hair stylist
Zinka Shankland
set decorator
Jim Lambie
wardrobe supervisor
Narinder Singh
hairstylist
Leera D'Souza
foley artist
Tim O'Connell
supervising re-recording mixer
Daniel Pellerin
re-recording mixer
Jan Rudy

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