By Naina Chatterjee(21 Nov 2012)
A pair of children, born within moments of India gaining independence from Britain, grow up in the country that is nothing like their parents' generation. The central character of the film is born with telepathic powers and an extremely sensitive sense of smell.
The film features an ensemble cast of Shriya Saran, Siddharth Narayan, Anupam Kher, Shabana Azmi, Seema Biswas, Shahana Goswami, Samrat Chakrabarti, Rahul Bose, Soha Ali Khan, Anita Majumdar and Darsheel Safary. It is a Canadian-American film adaptation of Salman Rushdie's 1981 novel of the same name.