Tongues on Fire: UK Asian Film Festival

Opening Night: Raahgir

+ pre-recorded Q&A with director Goutam Ghose

The Wayfarers

A poverty-stricken man and woman undertake an epic journey through a relentless monsoon and breathtaking nature.

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India 2019
Dir Goutam Ghose
With Adil Hussain, Tillotama Shome, Neeraj Kabi
85min
Digital
English subtitles, Hindi with EST

A poverty-stricken man and woman, driven by hunger to search for work, undertake an epic journey through a relentless monsoon and breathtaking nature. Nathuni leaves behind a paralysed husband and two children, while Lakhua is a permanent wanderer who lives on the fringes of society. Throughout their difficult journey they exchange personal stories and find themselves drawn into a life-and-death struggle.