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Brick Lane 2007

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Brick Lane 2007 15

102 mins United Kingdom Director. Sarah Gavron

Sarah Gavron’s subtle and intelligent adaptation of Monica Ali’s acclaimed novel charts the experiences of Nazneen (Tannishtha Chatterjee), a Bangladeshi woman in London, battling her desires for a younger man and to break free of her arranged marriage.

Working from a script by Abi Morgan (Shame, The Iron Lady) and Laura Jones (Angela's Ashes), Gavron crafts a sensitive and authentic portrait of a Bangladeshi community as it’s rocked by the 9/11 attacks and the subsequent heightening of racial tension. Robbie Ryan’s luxurious cinematography rounds off one of the key British-Asian films of recent years.

Directed by

Sarah Gavron

Featuring

Tannishtha Chatterjee

Satish Kaushik

Christopher Simpson

Genres

Drama

Collection

The Female Gaze Based on the Book… Love London Film Festival Award Winning

Certificate

15 Contains strong language

Released

2007

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

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