Heat and Dust is a 1983 English-language Drama Romance film written by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and directed by James Ivory and produced by Ismail Merchant under the banner of Merchant Ivory Productions. The first is set in the 1920s and deals with an illicit affair between Olivia, the beautiful young wife of a British colonial official, and an Indian Nawab. Heat and dust features Julie Christie, Greta Scacchi, Shashi Kapoor, Zakir Hussain, Christopher Cazenove, Julian Glover and Leelabai. The movie is based on Heat and Dust by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. The music was composed by Richard Robbins along with Zakir Hussain. Cinematography was done by Walter Lassally and editing by Humphrey Dixon. The film has a running time of 133 minutes. It was released on 1st January 1983 in English,Urdu and Hindi languages. Heat and Dust was made on a budget of $2 million and at the box office it grossed only $1 million. Distribution rights for the motion picture were acquired by Curzon Film Distributors.
Drama , Romance
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