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418 Ratings

A Passage to India

Directed by David Lean
United States, United Kingdom, 1984
Drama, Adventure, History


Cultural mistrust and false accusations doom a friendship in British colonial India between an Indian doctor, an Englishwoman engaged to marry a city magistrate, and an English educator.

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A Passage to India Directed by David Lean

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1985 | 2 wins including: Best Actress in a Supporting Role

1985 | 9 nominations including: Best Picture

National Board of Review

1984 | 5 wins including: Best Film

BAFTA Awards

1986 | Winner: Best Actress

1986 | 8 nominations including: Best Actor

Directors Guild of America

1985 | Nominee: Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures

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