Refugee (2000 film)

Refugee is a Hindi film directed by Jyoti Prakash Dutta from the year 2000. Abhishek Bachchan and Kareena Kapoor in this film had both her ​​film debut.


Refugee tells the story of the nameless and homeless Refugee who brings illegal people across the border at the border between India and Pakistan. His father lives in India, his uncle in Pakistan, and both help the entry and exit ends. And Refugee is the leader.

Manzoor Ahmed and his family are refugees. As Muslims from India in 1947 sold to the newly formed Pakistan, the family meets the secession of Bangladesh from Pakistan in 1971 again. And thus they go again on the search for a home in Pakistan. At the border you are hiring as leader Refugee. This is the group to smuggle to Pakistan, even if people die on the road and it is clear that this limit brothers themselves the same faith and the same hope more separated than protects succeed.

Nazaar, Manzoor Ahmed daughter and Refugee fall in love on this journey with each other, and as a Refugee keeps coming back to Pakistan and Nazaar there waiting for him, the loner Refugee recognizes that it can give home only people, not limits or politicians.

But the events over themselves as Refugee, who always wants to help only his peers, refugees, twilight brings figures to India. India and Pakistan strengthen border controls, Refugee is betrayed, but Nazaar can not prevent people from his dangerous trips him.


  • Filmfare Award Best Debut - Kareena Kapoor
  • Best lyrics