Award-wining director, Deepa Mehta (Midnight’s Children, Elements trilogy), writes and directs this crime thriller that explores the shadowy happenings of the Canadian underworld. Jeet Johar (Randeep Hooda) is a devoted family man, a loving son, a proud and observant Sikh, and, also, a tough gangster who fronts a gang of charismatic, unyielding youth, the Beeba Boys. Based on the true story of notorious crime lord ‘Bindy’ Singh Johal, Beeba Boys is a provocative and exciting thriller that allows us an immersion into a dark and illicit world. With a strong theme of family running throughout the film,Beeba Boys offers an exciting story of violence, discrimination and social issues.
Randeep Hooda, Sarah Allen, Gulshan Grover, Waris Ahluwalia
Film Festivals and Awards
Toronto International Film Festival
Deepa Mehta was born in Amritsar, India, and studied philosophy at the University of New Delhi before immigrating to Canada. Her features include Fire (96), Earth (98), The Republic of Love (03), Water (05), Heaven on Earth (08), Midnight's Children (12), and Beeba Boys (15).