Gian Singh & Avtar Singh are officers with the Indian Army serving under the command of Andrew Stilwell, who lives with his sister, Margaret, in Delhi. During 1941 the trio are dispatched to active duty in Burma where Andrew is killed.
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Canadian funded take on India's policy of partition post '47 and how it affected a pair of 'star-crossed lovers' is unfortunately quite banal. Production values are adequate but the stories lack of novelty and demonization of one faith sink it. Kristin Kreuk is quite good here though controversially at time of release is not of Indian or Pakistan heritage.