Film-screening: Peepli Live

  • Starts: 6:00 pm on Tuesday, October 9, 2012
  • Ends: 9:00 pm on Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Join the Center for the Study of Asia and the Akshaya Patra Foundation (www.akshayapatra.org) for a special screening of Bollywood icon Aamir Khan’s Peepli Live!, a comic satire exploring farmer suicides in India and media and official responses. Anusha Rizvi directs this satirical take on a real-life crisis afflicting India’s underclass. Co-sponsored by the Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer Range Future. Reception to follow.
Location:
College of Communication, 640 Commonwealth Avenue, Room 101
Registration:
http://www.bu.edu/asian/calendar/upcoming-events/#1009

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