Nomad Cinema Presents: Slumdog Millionaire
Join the wandering band of movie mavericks for a special film screening
How many ways are there to see a movie? Well, when you add movie magicians The Nomad Cinema into the conversation, the possibilities are endless. Nomad Cinema have no fixed home: they journey from venue to venue, always finding fresh pastures to screen cult classics and old favourites. For this one, get ready for a screening of Slumdog Millionaire. In 2008, Danny Boyle's surprising smash hit touched millions around the world. Opening on Jamal Malik, an 18 year-old orphan from the slums of Mumbai, as he faces the last question on India's Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? What has brought him here? We soon find out as police, who suspect him of cheating, interrogate Jamal and discover the events in his life that have given him the answers he needs to win – not only a fortune, but freedom for the woman he loves. It is not just the story, but the visuals that captivate in Slumdog Millionaire. Dickensian in story and Bollywood in soul, Slumdog has something for everyone. Certificate: 15. Running time: 1 hour 57 minutes. Fully accessible. Food and drink available to purchase. Picnics with alcohol permitted. No seating provided. Includes glass of fizz on arrival.
"Despite its elements of brutality, this is a buoyant hymn to life, and a movie to celebrate."