Watch The Waiting City
- 1 hr 47 min
Fiona and Ben are prospective parents from Australia hoping to adopt a child from the country of India. Fiona, the successful lawyer, and Ben, the relaxed musician, display the extreme art of patience as they deal with the struggles of adopting an Indian child. Nothing seems to be moving quickly, and promise after promise is broken. Religion plays a dominating role against Fiona's athiest perspective while Ben adjusts to the ways of life of the Indian people. The Waiting City delves deep into the world of Indian adoption and exploits the imperfections involved. As this family ties its heart to the idea of adopting a child, only to be riddled with disappointment, the movie progresses in order to bring this couple closer together. Fiona and Ben move above and beyond the expectations of any young couple as they battle with the natural forces that work against them having a child.