Thursday, September 1, 2011

Reel Life Film Club presents Monsoon Wedding

Monsoon Wedding is a 2001 film directed by Mira Nair and written by Sabrina Dhawan, which depicts romantic entanglements during a traditional Punjabi wedding in Delhi.
Writer Sabrina Dhawan wrote the first draft of the screenplay in a week while she was at Columbia University's MFA film program.
Monsoon Wedding is the 2nd film by acclaimed director Mira Nair that Reel Life shall be sharing at The Life House so do come along and delve further into his directorial work and style. (The first Mira Nair film at Reel Life was NAME SAKE)
Monsoon Wedding won the Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival. Mira Nair was the second Indian to receive this honour.
The film also won the following awards:
·British Independent Film Award for Best Foreign Language Film
·Canberra International Film Festival - Audience Award (Mira Nair)
· Independent Spirit Awards - Producers Award (Caroline Baron)
·Venice Film Festival - Laterna Magica Prize (Mira Nair)

Duration: 114 minutes
Director: Mira Nair

About Reel Life 
Reel Life at The Life House screens world, classic and alternative films every Thursday at The Life House.

The Life House is located at 33 Sinari Daranijo Street, off Younis Bashorun, off Ajose Adeogun, Victoria Island, LAGOS.

Films are free!!!

We ask that guests arrive on time to settle in to their seats and remember that all guests of Reel Life film nights get 10% discounts on food and drink at Abule Cafe


Reel Life Team

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