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Mathew Otsuka in Trade Offs

Trade Offs

2003 NR

In this dramatic film about challenging cultural traditions, the line between right and wrong becomes blurred when a woman rebels against the oppressive expectations of being a dutiful Indian wife. After immigrating to the United States, she discovers her individualism and begins to blossom. On the flip side of the equation, her husband finds himself tested when traditional mores regarding gender roles are cast aside.