In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
Berlin: Sunday 12th February 2017 – 67th Berlinale International Film Festival, Berlin, Germany
London: Tuesday 21st February 2017 – Curzon Mayfair, London
Directed: Gurinder Chadha
Starring: Hugh Bonneville, Gillian Anderson, Manish Dayal
- Filming took place in Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India over an eight week shoot beginning August 2015.
- It is the first film to be released across British cinemas in two languages – English and Hindi.
- A.R. Rahman composed the score for the film.
- Gurinder Chadha acted as a Director, Producer and Writer for the historical drama.
- Viceroy’s House is the final film starring Om Puri (due to his passing in 2017).
Behind The Scenes
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