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Release Date: November 30, 1982

Year    :   1982
Slogan    :   «His triumph changed the world forever.»
Genres    :   Drama, History
Production Companies    :   Goldcrest, Indo-British, International Film Investors, National Film Development Corporation of India, Columbia Pictures
Director    :   Richard Attenborough
Producers    :   Susie Figgis, Richard Attenborough, Michael Stanley-Evans, Terence A. Clegg, Terence A. Clegg, Shailendra Goel, Suresh Jindal, Devi Dutt, Graham Ford, Rajiv Suri, Grania O'Shannon, Alexander De Grunwald, Dolly Thakore, Dolly Thakore, Judi Bunn, Gerry Levy, Loretta Ordewer, Shama Habibullah, S. Banerji, Mohini Banerji, Sudesh Syal, Rashid Abbasi, Nasir Abdullah, P.V. Rao, Lorna Mueller, Rani Dubé, Pat Howell, Terry Mellis, Jo Hannam, E.R. Gopinathan, Clare Howard, Sharlene Chatelier, Eleanor Chaudhuri, Dilshad Panday, Diana Hawkins, Soonu Ghadially, Diana White, Yog Batra, Jill Mellis
Writers    :   John Briley
RunTime    :   191 mins.
Budget    :   22000000
Revenue    :   77737889

In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of 'passive resistance', endeavouring to win freedom for his people without resorting to bloodshed.

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