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Film: Mississippi Masala

Film: Mississippi Masala

After Mina's (Sarita Choudhury) Indian family is ousted from their home in Uganda by dictator Idi Amin, they relocate to Mississippi to start a new life. Mina falls for Demetrius (Denzel Washington), a young carpet cleaner, despite the protests of their families over their racial difference. The families and their surrounding communities begin to feud, putting even more pressure on the couple's romance. Having to choose between family and love, Mina and Demetrius run away together.

Director: Mira Nair
Cast: Denzel Washington; Roshan Seth; Sarita Choudhury
Run Time: 120 Minutes

Tuesday, November 1, 2022 at 7:00pm

University Union Cinema, UU 324

Event Type

Arts & Culture, A&C-Free Events, A&C-Asian Art, A&C-Films


Academic Affairs, Asian Arts & Culture Center, Fine Arts & Communication (College of)

Target Audience

Students, General Public

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