Lion

Certificate
PG
Duration
118 minutes

6 Oscar nominations including Best Picture
4 Golden Globe nominations including Best Motion Picture - Drama,
2 BAFTA wins including Best Actor in a Supporting Role

Directed by: Garth Davis
Starring: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara

Based on Saroo Brierley's bestselling memoir, A Long Way Home, Lion tells the story of a five-year-old Indian boy who falls asleep on a train and ends up nearly 1,000 miles away in Calcutta.

He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family…

“strong, soulful, Oscar-buzzed performance” – Rolling Stone

4 stars "Dev Patel excels in this incredible postmodern odyssey" - The Guardian

"An astonishing true story that’s treated with an admirably light and artistic touch" - Empire

"One of the best pictures of the year. Triumphant." Awards Circuit