- 2 hr 45 min
Throughout the film, we see how Amy, a young British girl first arrives in Madrasapattinam, India in 1945 to join her father, the British governor. There she meets Paritihi, a young Indian boy whom she feels drawn towards. Intrigued by both Indian culture and Paritihi, she asks him to be her guide around the town and to teach her the customs of India. Soon a romance develops between them as they are forced to fight for their love against the cruel officer Robert Ellis, a man appointed by her father to marry Amy.