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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Peter O'Toole
Directors
Keith Melton
Screenwriters
Mose Richards
Running Time
45 minutes

Mystic India


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Plot
Loosely focussing on the story of Neelkath, the eleven year old child Yogi who in 1792 leaves his home to walk 8,000 odd miles across the subcontinent on a journey of enlightenment. Wherever he goes, he brings peace and wisdom, but no-one can convince him to stay in one place.


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There's a lot to like – great score, wonderful images and an interesting story – but it's mostly this last element that you'll come out feeling hungry for, which was perhaps not intended, but it still works as a springboard to discovering more about the culture on display.


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