TV2, Astro Ch 102/HyppTV Ch 102, 10pm Swades
Set in modern day India, tackles the issues that development brings about at the grass-roots level. Mohan Bhargava (Shah Rukh Khan), a bright young scientist working as a project manager in Nasa, returns to India to find his childhood nanny. The film contrasts between the highly developed world of Nasa, which has been at the forefront of advances in space research, and the complex world in India, which is at the crossroads of development. Mohan’s simple mission results in a journey to find this elusive place called “home”.