Satyagraha is an Drama movie starring Richard Croft, Rachelle Durkin, Kim Josephson and Alfred Walker. Satyagraha is directed by Phelim McDermott,Barbara Willis Sweete, released on 19, Nov, 2011. Following the success of his first foray into opera, Einstein on the Beach, revolutionary American composer and musician Philip Glass soon turned to another great figure of the 20th century for inspiration. Set to lines from the Hindu Bhagavad Gita, Satyagraha depicts scenes from the life of Gandhi as he developed his philosophy of non-violent resistance in South Africa between 1896 and 1913. The opera became the second installment of Glassâ€™s Portrait Trilogy, focused on innovators from across history.