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She fought back when they thought she will give in. She rose stronger when they conspired to weaken her strength. She was the man among the mutineers. She was Rani Laxmibai, the Queen Of Jhansi.
The Legendary Queen
Witness the story of Manu, a warrior of the independent state of Jhansi who turned into a Queen, a legendary brave & fierce Queen who refused to surrender to the realms of the East India Company.
The Rise Of The Power
The greatest corporation ever, East India Company decided to be the most influential economic & political power out there be it by hook or crook.
This was done by a clever strike to annex the independent states of India one by one under the policy of “The Doctrine Of Lapse”.
An unfair policy that stated that the rulers who had no child of their own to inherit the kingdom must give in to the East India Company.
They decided to break her by attacking her kingdom. Devoid of the army of men, she rose the women of her kingdom to establish an exemplary win of the empowerment of women back in the 19th century.
Not Just A Woman, But An Idea
She was the idea of a one-woman army who mutined back in the year of 1857. Determined to unite the people as one as she fought back till her last breath leaving behind the reminiscence of her bravery!
Witness The Legend
Directed by Swati Bhise, The Warrior Queen Of Jhansi stars Derek Jacobi, Rupert Everett & Jodhi May. Come witness the legend with PVR Pictures on November 29th.