In conversation with Aparna Sen
+ UK Premiere: The Rapist
A very rare chance to hear from one of India’s greatest woman directors, and enjoy a preview of her latest film.
Jintender Agarwal, Sukhesh Arora, Shravan Arora, Gagan Bhasin
India 2021. 132min
Hindi with English subtitles
Join us for a rare talk by India’s greatest and longest-standing woman writer-director, who first came to international attention as a child actor in legendary director Satyajit Ray’s Teen Kanya (Three Daughters). Sen soon established herself as an accomplished filmmaker in Bengal and also internationally with the acclaimed feature 36 Chowringhee Lane. This discussion will be followed by the UK premiere of Sen’s powerful new film, The Rapist.
Tickets £15, concessions £12 (Members pay £2 less)
Please note: the film has a few scenes that some audience members may find distressing.
In association with the BFI’s major season on Satyajit Ray starting at BFI Southbank in July.