Duration: 108 minuten
Alternative title: Phāyar फायर
India / Canada
Directed by: Deepa Mehta
Stars: Shabana Azmi, Nandita Das and Kulbhushan Kharbanda
IMDb score: 7,1 (6.310)
Releasedate: 22 August 1997
"Beneath the surface lies a burning secret."
After their marriage, Sita and Jatin move in with Jatin's brother, Ashok, and his wife, Radha. Sita soon discovers that Jatin married her only for form and finds comfort in Radha. She also has an unhappy marriage. Gradually the friendly relationship develops into a relationship. All this takes place against the background of ancient Indian traditions.