Friday, April 27 at 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. - Monsoon Wedding (2002) Starring Naseeruddin Shah, Lillete Dubey, Shefali Shetty, and Vasundhara Das; Rated R; 114 minutes. In Hindi with English subtitles.
Here comes the bride--but is she ready? This romantic comedy from New Delhi native Mira Nair is set in contemporary India where bride to be Aditi has to contend with her traditional father Lalit Verma who loves his family dearly but does not have time for their “modern ways.” The Punjabi family travels from all over to enjoy the festivities surrounding the wedding. Aditi faces the dilemma of an arranged marriage and how it conflicts with her contemporary take on relationships.
For more information, please watch the film's trailer.
April is our Foreign Film Series month!
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