Indelible Lalita tells the story of a woman whose body has been painfully transformed by ovarian cancer, breast cancer, heart failure and a dramatic loss of skin pigment. Lalita Bharvani is beautiful -but her pale, scarred body reads as a record of her difficult life experiences.
The documentary poses many questions: How closely linked is one's identity to one's physical appearance? Is the body somehow imprinted, like a stamped passport, by the place where one lives? How much do physical changes reflect all that has transpired in the soul within?