Set in 1925, it chronicles the unenviable life of a housemaid, who came as a part of dowry to a rich Zamindar’s house. She goes through the back breaking routine of household chores as well as being expected to entertain the zamindar and his male guests.
Nada, a down-on-his-luck construction worker, discovers a pair of special sunglasses. Wearing them, he is able to see the world as it really is: people being bombarded by media and government with messages like "Stay Asleep", "No Imagination", "Submit to Authority".
Two men answer the call of the ocean in this romantic fantasy-adventure. Jacques (Jean-Marc Barr) and Enzo (Jean Reno) are a pair of friends who have been close since childhood, and who share a passion for the dangerous sport of free diving.