Release Date: August 13, 2010
Summary: On the eve of national elections in the Indian village of Peepli, two poor farmers, Natha and Budhia, face losing their land over an unpaid government loan. Desperate, they seek help from an apathetic local politician, who suggests they commit suicide to benefit from a government program that aids the families of indebted deceased farmers. When a journalist overhears Budhia urge Natha to "do what needs to be done" for the sake of their families, a media frenzy ignites around whether or not Natha will commit suicide.
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Production: Aamir Khan Productions
Genres: Drama, Comedy
Country: India
Language: Hindi
Director Credit
Anusha Rizvi Director
Mahmood Farooqui Director
Writer Credit
Anusha Rizvi Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Farrukh Jaffar Amma
Omkar Das Natha
Raghuvir Yadav Budhia
Shalini Vatsa Dhaniya
Cast Credit
Aamir Bashir Vivek
Dan Husain Vijay Ranjan Prasad
Farrukh Jaffar Amma
Malaika Shenoy Nandita
Naseeruddin Shah Salim Kidwai
Nowaz Rakesh
Omkar Das Natha
Raghuvir Yadav Budhia
Shalini Vatsa Dhaniya
Sitaram Panchal Bhai Thakur
Vishal Sharma Deepak
Producer Credit
Aamir Khan Producer
Alan McAlex Line Producer
B. Shrinivas Rao Executive Producer
Kiran Rao Producer
Ronnie Screwvala Co-Producer