Lion

Drama, 118 minutes, English, Bengali, Hindi, Rated PG-13

Weekend of February 24 | FRI 2 & 8:30 | SAT 4 & 7:30 | SUN 12 & 6

Five-year-old Saroo (Sunny Pawar) gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple (Nicole Kidman and David Wenham).

Twenty-five years later, Saroo (Dev Patel), armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.

Nominations

Golden Globes, USA, 2017: Nominations for Best Picture- Drama, Best Supporting Actor- Dev Patel, Best Supporting Actress- Nicole Kidman and Best Original Score.

Academy Awards, USA, 2017: Best Picture, Actor in a Supporting Role- Dev Patel, Actress in a Supporting Role- Nicole Kidman, Adapted Screenplay, Cinematography.