Director: Garth Davis
Cast: Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel, David Wenham, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Aditya Roy Kapoor
Adapted from the non-fiction book A Long Way Home by Saroo Brierley, this acclaimed drama tells the story of a five-year-old Indian boy who, after a wrong train takes him thousands of miles away from home and family, survives many challenges before being adopted by an Australian couple.
Twenty-five years later, armed with only the scantest of clues, he learns of a new technology called Google Earth, and sets out to find his lost family.
The film has been nominated for six Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor (Patel), Best Supporting Actress (Kidman) and Best Adapted Screenplay, and won Best Supporting Actor (Patel) and Best Screenplay at the BAFTA Awards.
★★★★ “ASTONISHING TRUE STORY” Empire
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