The Mahabharata (1989)

Starring: Erika Alexander, Helene Patarot and Ciaran Hinds as Ashwattaman.
Synopsis: One of the great masterpieces of world literature, The Mahabharata is a collection of ancient Sanskrit stories composed into the longest poem ever written. Its many fables are at the heart of countless beliefs, legends and teachings which are woven into the fabric of Indian culture. Translated, Mahabharata means "the great story of mankind". This is a screen adaptation of Peter Brook's stage play (1987), also starring Ciaran Hinds.