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  • ZUBEIDA Alternative


Set in the early 1950's, a period when the princely states in the sub- continent had just merged into the new republic of India. Zubeida is the only daughter of filmmaker Suleman Seth. Unknown to her father, Zubeida acts in a film. When her father learns of this he forbids her to pursue such a career and arranges a marriage for her, without her consent. She has a son, but tragedy strikes when her husband divorces her. Her life then undergoes a change when she meets and falls for Maharaja Vijayendra Singh.

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