India's Daughter (2015) - Rotten Tomatoes

India's Daughter (2015)



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In Delhi in December 2012, the rape and death of a 23 year old female medical student sparked unprecedented protests throughout India and led to the first glimmers of a change of mindset. Interwoven into recounting the crime and the aftermath, we learn about lives, values and mindsets of the rapists whom the filmmakers have had exclusive access to before they were to hang. Here, we examine the society and values which spawn such violent acts with the hope to motivate positive change.

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Critic Reviews for India's Daughter

All Critics (8) | Top Critics (5)

Though it lasts only 63 minutes, this documentary's impact is devastating.

October 29, 2015 | Full Review…

Leslee Udwin's documentary about the December 2012 crime is in many ways a hopeful portrait, focusing not just on the attack but on the ensuing protests and policy changes.

October 26, 2015 | Full Review…

"India's Daughter" makes for grim, infuriating and sadly necessary viewing, its despair tinged with the faintest hope that the protestors' call for gender equality may yet be reignited.

October 23, 2015 | Full Review…
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"India's Daughter" is a portrait of a place and time. And for all of its horrors, the movie has a positive message, too: Out of tragedy - and this case is just one of many - can come galvanizing change.

October 22, 2015 | Full Review…

[A] disturbing, vivid documentary ...

October 20, 2015 | Full Review…

"India's Daughter" is the daughter, mother, sister, niece, and grandmother of India and of every country in the world where gender inequality that allows rape and violence toward women is the norm that is, everywhere.

June 13, 2017 | Full Review…

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