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The Warrior

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Synopsis

When his conscience awakens, his journey begins.

The Warrior is a timeless story of an epic journey from the deserts of Rajasthan to the snow capped peaks of the Himalayas.

The story follows Lafcadia, head of a small band of warriors employed by a tyrannical lord, who rules the region from his crumbling fort in the desert. The warriors are ordered to wipe out a village late with its payments. The warriors set off on horseback and proceed to raze the rustic village to the ground.

In he midst of the slaughter Lafcadia has a mystical encounter with a young girl. Lafcadia drops his sword and vows to never kill again. He decides to escape his violent life. He sets off with his young son, Katiba, for his native village in the mountains.

Details

Year
2001
Type of film
Features
Running Time
86 mins
Format
35mm Kodak
Director
Asif Kapadia 1st Feature
Producer
Bertrand Faivre
Editor
Ewa J. Lind
Screenwriter
Asif Kapadia, Tim Miller
Director of Photography
Roman Osin
Sound
Andy Shelley
Music
Dario Marianelli

Genre

Production Company

The Bureau Film Company
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UK

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