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3.3
21 Ratings

Siddharth

Directed by Richie Mehta
Canada, India, 2013
Drama

Synopsis

Director Richie Mehta follows his award-winning debut feature Amal with this powerful and heart-rending tale about a poor Delhi street merchant desperately searching for his missing young son.

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Siddharth Directed by Richie Mehta

What are people saying?

  • petit astronaute's rating of the film Siddharth

    (2.5) unfortunately the famous 'indie' trembling camera is at hand, and there's also the excessive use of 'emotive' music (that extinguishes some sequences). Despite that, the strength of the film lies on the actors' shoulders and chiefly on the documentary nature of the images that depict the overcrowded and chaotic streets of Delhi (and Mumbai).

  • Vinod Narayan's rating of the film Siddharth

    Siddharth is a must see telling a moving tale that in a stroke of ‘master story telling’ etches the most realistic display of every parent’s worst nightmare; having to search for their missing kid. The dad in Siddharth is not the Liam Neeson model dad from ‘Taken’ but the commonest of common men who has to fight and overcome his multifold helplessness and economic disability to move forward..