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Director Ritesh Batra on The Lunchbox (Q&A)
Director Ritesh Batra on The Lunchbox (Q&A)

Director Ritesh Batra on The Lunchbox (Q&A) 2013


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Director Ritesh Batra on The Lunchbox (Q&A) 2013

11 mins United Kingdom

Indian writer-director Ritesh Batra discusses the inspirations and collaborations behind his first feature, The Lunchbox – a charming, feel-good drama about the relationship that develops between a neglected housewife and widower following a mix up by ‘dabbawala’ couriers in Mumbai.


Ritesh Batra


Inside Film Non-Fiction




United Kingdom



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British Film Institute

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The Lunchbox 2013 PG

Mismatched lunchboxes lead to an unlikely romance in this exquisite Indian drama, brimful of tantalising food and elegantly delivered wisdom.

104 mins Director. Ritesh Batra


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