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‘Bhopal A Prayer For Rain’ to close London Asian film festival

‘Described as a troubling and deeply moving account‘ of the 1984 Union Carbide gas Disaster in Bhopal, India that killed thousands and left hundreds of thousands with debilitating health complications, ‘Bhopal A Prayer for Rain’ has been picked as the closing film for the 17th London Asian Film Festival. Starring Mischa Barton, Kal Penn and Martin Sheen , ‘Bhopal […]

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BBC World Service Report on forthcoming film ‘A Prayer For Rain’ and 30th anniversary of disaster.

The much anticipated film, Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain is due to be released in the US this week. Inspired by the world’s worst industrial disaster which took place on December 2nd, 1984 when a pesticide leak at the Union Carbide plant in Bhopal, Central India killed more than 10,000 people in a few hours. On Sunday the BBC […]

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We believe Dow must finally accept responsibility for Bhopal. Until then, The Bhopal Medical Appeal funds two award-winning clinics in the city. Both offer free, first-class care to victims of the gas disaster or the ongoing water contamination. The survivors have nowhere else left to turn – please help if you can.