1930s Southern India

Thursday, May 08, 2008

Actress Jennifer Ehle co-stars in the new film “Before the Rains,” set in the 1930s on a spice plantation in Kerala, India, in the midst of a growing nationalist movement. It opens in New York on May 9 at the Landmark Sunshine Cinemas and the Paris Theater.


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Comments [2]

Nancy from Brooklyn

I loooved Ms. Ehle in Pride and Prejudice. Just saw it for the first time a week ago. Her and Firth's performance got me to read Austen for the first time. Can't believe I've missed out! Thanks Ms. Ehle!

May. 08 2008 12:48 PM
Sarah from Washington Heights

I'm sure she's heard it a million times, but I have loved Ms. Ehle since "Pride and Prejudice".
This film sounds lovely and filming in Kerala must have been quite the experience.

May. 08 2008 10:23 AM

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