The French vice-consul falls in love with the French ambassador's beautiful and promiscuous wife in Calcutta. Meanwhile, in the streets outside the embassy, a mad beggar woman roams, haunted by her tragic past. The story moves from elegant diplomatic receptions to squalid alleys.
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