REVIEW FOR COSMOPOLITAN - ENGLISH FILM BY NISHA GANATRA
U S Consulate General Hyderabad will be screening a film titled "Cosmopolitan" on 8th February at the La Makaan. The film has been scripted by Sabrina Dhawan, and directed by Nisha Ganatra. It stars Roshan Seth, Carol Kane, Madhur Jaffrey and Purva Bedi.
Cosmopolitan is based on a short story by Akhil Sharma, which first appeared in The Atlantic Monthly, and was included in the best American short stories list in 1998. It was financed by the NEA, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Asian American Television Association. The screening will be followed by a discussion with Sharma.
India-born Gopal is shocked when his wife and daughter desert him in the American suburb he has called home for 20 years. Alone for the first time in his life, Gopal turns to women's magazines and the Bollywood films of his youth for advice on navigating a romance with his next-door neighbor, Mrs. Shaw.
Entry is free for everyone. Please contact the venue at 96427-31329 for further details.