Not Rated | | Drama
A successful Indian scientist returns to an Indian village to take his nanny to America with him and in the process rediscovers his roots.
The film was originally titled " Desh" but changed later to " Swades".
I'm only speaking of things I've experienced while living here. And that is that we keep fighting among ourselves when we must fight against illiteracy, over-population & corruption. Everyday, in our streets & homes, each one of us keeps saying ...
In the titles, Swades when written in Malayalam is read as 'Swadesa'.
£96,842 (UK) (19 December 2004)
$1,223,240 (USA) (6 February 2005)
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