Friday, August 10, 7:00 PM | HOYTS Melbourne Central
Join us for a mega event overflowing with stars and entertainment at the opening night of IFFM 2018, as we inaugurate this year's annual film festival with a lamp lighting ceremony followed by an interaction with actress Freida Pinto (Slumdog Millionaire, Rise of the Planet of the Apes), producer and director Tabrez Noorani (Love Sonia) and the film’s lead actress Mrunal Thakur.
Director Tabrez Noorani, along with the principal cast of Freida Pinto, Richa Chadda and Mrunal Thakur will be in attendance for the opening night followed by a Q & A with the team.
Hindi, English, Cantonese with English Subtitles
||Richa Chadda, Demi Moore, Mark Duplass, Freida Pinto, Manoj Bajpayee, Anupam Kher, Adil Hussain, Rajkummar Rao, Sai Tamhankar, Mrunal Thakur, Riya Sisodiya
Love Sonia tells the heartfelt and brave story of Sonia (Mrunal Thakur), a young Indian Village girl whose life irrevocably changes when she is entrapped into the vicious global sex trade network. The film also stars Richa Chadda, Frieda Pinto, Demi Moore, Anupam Kher, Manoj Bajpayee, Rajkummar Rao and Sai Tamhankar. The film is produced by David Womark who has also produced the Academy Award winning film Life of Pi and the BAFTA awardee, Deepwater Horizon.