As part of its monthly screenings of multi-lingual films for its members, the Hyderabad Film Club is screening a US film Cast Away, on 6th January, at the Sarathi Studios in Ameerpet. Cast Away is a 2000 film directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Semion Sudarikov and Geoffrey Blake.
Hanks portrays a FedEx employee who is stranded on an uninhabited island after his plane crashes on a flight over the South Pacific. The film depicts his attempts to survive on the island using remnants of his plane’s cargo, as well as his eventual escape and return to society.
The film was nominated for a number of film festivals and awards, including 73rd Academy Awards for Best Actor In A Leading Role (Tom Hanks) and Best Sound, BAFTA Awards for Best Performance By An Actor In A Leading Role (Tom Hanks), 58th Golden Globe Awards for Best Performance By An Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama, and Screen Actors Guild for Outstanding Performance By A Male Actor In A Leading Role (Tom Hanks).
Entry is allowed for members only. Please contact Bh S S Prakash Reddy of the Hyderabad Film Club at 2373-0841/93910-20243 for further details.