PSU Bollywood Film Festival
held in conjunction with the
ASPAC 2010 Asian Studies Conference
Hosted by the PSU Institute for Asian Studies
Date: Friday, June 18
Times: 9pm - 11:45 p.m.
Location: PSU Cramer Hall, room 53
(SW Broadway at Mill St; please use the North entrance of Cramer Hall, located in the beezeway between Cramer and Lincoln Halls)
Admisson: FREE and open to the public
Showing Friday Night
Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006)
Directed by - Rajkumar Hirani
Sanjay Dutt stars in this film as Munna Bhai, a Mumbai (Bombay) underworld don, who begins to see the spirit of Mahatma Gandhi. Through his interactions with the image of Gandhi, Munna Bhai begins to practice what he calls Gandhigiri (Satyagraha, non-violence, and truth) to help ordinary people solve their problems. A box office success, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, received numerous national and international awards.
Opening remarks at 9:00pm, by Dr. Clare Wilkinson-Weber, Assistant Professor of Anthropology at Washington State University - Vancouver.