Set in a subtropical paradise, PBS Masterpiece Indian Summers explores the collision of the high-living English ruling class with the local people agitating for Indian independence. Get the entire first season on DVD from Shopville!
Julie Walters (Harry Potter, Oscar nominee for Billy Elliot and Educating Rita) stars as Cynthia Coffin, the glamorous doyenne of an English social club, and is joined by Henry Lloyd-Hughes, Jemima West, Nikesh Patel, Roshan Seth, and Lillete Dubey.
It is 1935. Three years have passed, and as the seasons turn, so too do the machinations of a rising revolution. As a new summer falls upon the foothills of India's Little England, Simla, political tensions reach fever point. With help from the scheming Cynthia (Julie Walters), Ralph faces the most pivotal year of his career.
As the drama unfolds, the two sides alternately clash and merge in an intricate game of power, politics, and passion...
Encoding format: 16:9
Resolution: 480i (NTSC)
Aspect ratio: 1.78:1
Original aspect ratio: 1.78:1
English: Dolby Digital 2.0
Four-disc set (4 DVD)