The Courtesans of Bombay Movie Review 1985

Information and Film Reviews for The Courtesans of Bombay the Movie

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Gritty docudrama, set in Pavanpul, the poverty-stricken brothel section of Bombay, looks at how the impoverished women support themselves through a combination of prostitution and performing.


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Available on VHS
Running time 74 minutes.
Originally from British.

Cast and Crew

Oldest Profession, Sex & Sexuality, India, Docudrama, Producers: Merchant Ivory
Kareem Samar, Zohra Sehgal, Saeed Jaffrey
Ismail Merchant, James Ivory, Ruth Prawer Jhabvala
Merchant-Ivory Productions

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