Mississippi Masala

Mississippi Masala

The unlikely romance between an African-American cleaning business owner (Denzel Washington) and Mina, an (eastern) Indian woman (Sarita Chowdhury) who is a refugee from Idi Amin's Uganda. While he's never been to Africa, she's never been to India. There is racial prejudice from all sides: African-American, Indian, white. Roshan Seth and Indian screen legend Sharmila Tagore play Mina's parents.