Wed 29 Jun

American-ish

Cert. 12A

Festivals & Series, Special Screenings

Blue Orchid Hotels London Indian Film Festival

91 mins

in English

USA| 2021 | dir. Iman Zawahry, with Aizzah Fatima, Shenaz Treasury, Lillete Dubey

Set in Jackson Heights NY, this heartwarming comedy follows a first-generation immigrant Pakistani mother (Lilette Dubey) who tries valiantly to recover from being abandoned by her husband and raise her two daughters, Maryam and Sam. Following the tradition, she takes on the mission of getting her now grown daughters hitched to suitable Pakistani boys. However, none too impressed by the young men who come to dinner, the girls decide to take matters into their own hands.

+ Q&A with director Iman Zawahry

Wed 29 June 6pm

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