LIFF 2020: Mississippi Masala
PLEASE NOTE THAT MISSISSIPPI MASALA WILL ONLY BE AVAILABLE FOR 24 HOURS ON 2 JULY
Dir: Mira Nair
Year: 1991 | Country | USA/UK | Runtime: 118 mins | Language: English
After Mina’s Indian family is forced out of Uganda by Idi Amin, they relocate to Mississippi to start a new life. Mina’s family want her to marry an Indian guy but she falls for Demitrius (Denzel Washington), a handsome young black man. Their relationship struggles to get off the ground as tensions rise between the two families. Mira Nair’s dazzling romance deftly explores issues of love, race, class and privilege, which are still pertinent today.
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