November 22, Wednesday

Jodhaa Akbar (2008)

Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker
India | PG-13 | Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance | Hindi, Urdu | 213 min
Program: Jewels of Cinema
Venue: Hai d3, Dubai Design District
Time: Nov 22, 6:30pm

Ashutosh Gowariker’s epic historical romance Jodhaa Akbar tells the story of how the Mughal emperor Akbar found his match in the princess he marries for political reasons. In order to convince the Rajputs that he was worthy of their fealty, the shrewd leader Akbar marries their princess, Jodhaa. Soon he develops true feeling for the woman, who feels no need to consider herself inferior in any way to her husband.