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3.9
317 Ratings

Salaam Bombay!

Directed by Mira Nair
India, United Kingdom, 1988
Drama, Crime

Synopsis

Back from an errand for a seedy circus owner, urchin Krishna finds the troupe has packed up and disappeared, leaving him with barely enough money for a 3rd class ticket to Bombay. From here on, Krishna becomes a chaipau, constantly on the run.

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Salaam Bombay! Directed by Mira Nair

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1988 | 2 wins including: Audience Award

Academy Awards

1989 | Nominee: Best Foreign Language Film

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