Sixth Happiness (1999) - Rotten Tomatoes

Sixth Happiness (1999)





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Disabled activist Firdaus Kanga scripted this autobiographical British drama by adapting his novel, Trying to Grow. Born in 1962 with brittle bone disease, Brit Kotwal (Kanga) grows up with the support of his middle-class Bombay family, but adulthood brings a series of suicides, accidents, and other disappointments. Kanga played the role of the central autobiographical character at various ages, beginning at age eight. Shown at the 1997 Mill Valley and London film festivals. ~ Bhob Stewart, Rovi


Firdaus Kanga
as Brit Kotwal
Souad Faress
as Sera Kotwal
Khodus Wadia
as Sam Kotwal
Ahsen Bhatti
as Dolly Kotwal
Roger Hammond
as Father Ferre
Sabira Merchant
as Mme. Manekshaw
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Critic Reviews for Sixth Happiness

All Critics (2) | Top Critics (1)

What could easily have been a maudlin lightened throughout by a highly observant comic take on this eccentric, quick-witted family and their even more colorful neighbors.

April 26, 2002 | Full Review…

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