• Publication date: March 1, 2014

Heaven on Earth

Chand, a young Indian Punjabi woman who finds herself in an abusive arranged marriage with an Indo-Canadian man,

Program data

Duration: 180

Production Year: 2008

Timing

currently not on air

Chand a young Indian Punjabi woman goes through with an arranged marriage that saw her relocate to Canada, Brampton, to live with her husband Rocky Singh and his extended family. Everyone lives in the same crammed apartment, her in laws, her brother in law and his family.

Things get more serious, when her husband abuses her physically on her honeymoon. Soon after she was hired as a laborer despite her University degree and her $20K in dowry. Restricted from calling home. She is trapped. But One day when her Husband beats her in front of the whole family she decides she had enough…

When she finally calls home, she is surprised by the reaction and answers.

Starring:

  • Preity Zinta as Chand
  • Vansh Bhardwaj as Rocky
  • Ramanjit Kaur as Aman
  • Gick Grewal as Chand’s Mother
  • Geetika Sharma as Loveleen
  • Yanna McIntosh as Rosa

Directed by: Deepa Mehta

Rating: 14A