What do you get when you combine Gandhi, Che Guevara, Al Capone and a 5′ 3″ illiterate woman fighting for justice? Phoolan Devi – this is her story.
Phoolan is a documentary film about the extraordinary life of an illiterate village girl, gang-rape survivor, bandit leader and finally parliamentarian. This is the story of one woman’s fight against incredible odds for justice and dignity. Known as India’s Bandit Queen, Phoolan Devi is considered by many to be one of the most extraordinary and controversial women of our time.