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18 Ratings

The Mahabharata

Directed by Peter Brook
France, 1989
Drama, TV Mini-series


The story involves epic incidents between two warring families, the Pandavas and Kauravas. They have both been advised by the god Krishna to live in harmony and abstain from the bloody lust for power. Yet their fights come to threaten the very order of the Universe.

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The Mahabharata Directed by Peter Brook

Awards & Festivals

São Paulo International Film Festival

1990 | Winner: Best Feature (Audience Award)

Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists

1991 | Nominee: European Silver Ribbon

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