Gandhi, My Father
Release Date: August 3rd, 2007
Not Yet Rated|2 hr. 29 min.
The troubled son (Akshaye Khanna) of Mohandas K. Gandhi lives in the great man's shadow.
Director: Feroze Khan
Khan's work, despite great performances, may not ride the popularity charts, and the film may have to content itself with attracting limited arthouse audiences. show more
Gandhi, My Father radiates sincerity. It’s a beautifully shot and staged period reconstruction, and is at times impressively acted, at least in the secondary roles. What it lacks is fresh insight. show more
Exposes director Khan's stage roots -- he has no feel for the close-up, although his use of the frame itself, and negative space, is occasionally thrilling. show more