Anne is investigating the life of her grand-aunt Olivia, who was shrouded in scandal, leading to the 20s, when Olivia married a colonial civil servant and went to live in India. Olivia became fascinated by India and by the local ruler. This fascination is risky: the region is ransacked by bandits, and intrigues are opposing British prejudice. As Anne delves into the story, she is led to reconsider her own life.
Director: James Ivory
Starring: Julie Christie, Greta Scacchi, Christopher Cazenove