Aero Theatre
1328 Montana Avenue,
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Map
Sun, Apr 14, 2013

Free Members-Only Screening! Director Mira Nair In Person!

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Discussion following with director Mira Nair.
2012, IFC Films, 128 min, USA, Dir: Mira Nair

Based on the best-seller by Mohsin Hamid, this thriller from director Mira Nair (MONSOON WEDDING) explores the polarizing effects of both globalization and the war on terror. When Pakistani professor Changez (Riz Ahmed) sits down with an American (Liev Schreiber) in a Lahore teahouse to talk about the teacher’s pre-9/11 past as a Wall Street wunderkind, the life of a hostage hangs in the balance. Shot on three continents with an international cast including Kate Hudson, Kiefer Sutherland and Om Puri, THE RELUCTANT FUNDAMENTALIST forces viewers to confront their own biases along with the characters’ ever-shifting agendas.

Aero Theatre • Sun, Apr 14, 2013 • 7:30pm