Vishwam (Naseeruddin Shah) is the youngest son the powerful and influential village Zamindar (Amrish Puri). The zamindar will not hesitate to do anything for the welfare and protection of his family, which also includes bending the law to his won advantage. Vishwam is married to Rukmani (Smita Patil), and ullike his brothers, does not indulge in alcohol or women, nor does he have any bad habits. Then the village gets a new schoolmaster (Girish Karnad), who has a wife, Sushilla (Shabana Azmi). When Vishwam sees for the first time, he is unable to take his off of her, and unable to get her out of his mind. Sushilla does not reciprocate his attentions. Then one night, while the schoolmaster is returning home, he sees a voice to stop this abduction. What will the schoolmaster do to get his wife back, Knowling fully well that the police Patel (Kulbhushan Kharbanda) is one of the Zamindar’s men.
Starring: Girish Karnad, Shabana Azmi, Amant Nag, Sadhu Meher, Amrish Puri, Naseeruddin Shah, Smita, Mohan Agashe, Satyadev Dubey and Kulbhushan
Porduced by Freni M. Variava, Mohan J.Bijlani
Directed by Shyam Bengal
Music by Vanraj Bhatia
Audio: 5.1 Dolby Digital
EDVDN 3458, 1 Disc, 143 min. Approx, Colour, NTSC, All Regions, Drama. 1.85.1 Anamorphic wide screen