Tue07Jan202011:00 amDavid Lean Cinema
PAKEEZAH - Dementia Friendly Screening
Set in Muslim Lucknow at the turn of the century, the central character is a Lucknowi nautch-girl, for her to fall in love was forbidden, it was a sin she was told. A nautch-girl is born to delight others such is her destiny and yet her restless soul could not suppress her surging desire – To Love and Be Loved. It was ostensibly (perhaps loosely) based on Kamal Amrohi and Meena Kumari's own love story. Full details.