International Film Series Screening, March 30

February 9th, 2005 by Adam

Plymouth State University’s International Film Series presents Monsoon Wedding, a family drama directed by Mira Nair, Wednesday, March 30 at 7:00 p.m. in Frost Academic Commons.

Monsoon Wedding (2001) is the story of the conflict between tradition and modernity in New Delhi, where an upper-class family is in the midst of planning an elaborate wedding for Aditi, the young bride, and Hemant, an engineer from Houston. Through a variety of characters, including the bride and groom, their parents and friends, the film explores love, arranged marriage and life, culture and family in modern India.

Films shown in the International Film Series are free and open to the public. A discussion and refreshments will follow the screening.