South Asian Films in Focus – Shuttlecock Boys

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South Asian Films in Focus – Shuttlecock Boys

Venue Lennox Theatre
Dates 11 November 2012

Director – Hemant Gaba
Country – India
Language – Hindi (English subtitles)
Duration – 78 minutes
Rating – M (Mature themes)

Shuttlecock Boys revolves around the lives, successes and failures of four friends who hail from lower middle class backgrounds in Delhi. The one thing that unites them is their common love for badminton. Every evening they meet for a couple of games, whilst joking about their lives and pulling each other’s legs. This part of the day is the most pleasant part of their otherwise dreary lives. A story of determination, courage, luck and the enduring spirit of friendship.

This feature is screened with the short film The Job Hunter – a young man deals with the typical struggle of finding employment while studying at university.

Dates & Times:
3pm, Sunday 11 November

Adult $10, Parramasala 7 Film Package $50*
* Transaction fees apply

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Ticket Prices

Adult $10
7 Film Package $50

Transaction fees apply

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Web $3.60
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