India 70

Broadway Cinema will celebrate India 70, showcasing the diversity of Indian filmmaking and films about India.  Our programme will include previews of the biggest new movies, independent cinema and restorations of classic titles.

Highlights include:

A curated selection of films including South Asian Britain on Film.

The release of Hotel Salvation and Victoria and Abdul, accompanied with special introductions and Q&A’s from distinguished guests.

Details about the films:

Victoria and Abdul

Director: Stephen Frears

Cast: Judi Dench, Ali Fazal & Eddie Izzard

Country: USA and UK

Year: 2017

Duration: TBC

Certificate: TBC

Starring Dame Judi Dench and Ali Fazal, Victoria and Abdul is the story of young Indian Muslim Abdul Karim and central role he came to play in the life of Queen Victoria, Empress of the British Empire.

Hotel Salvation

Director: Shubhashish Bhutiani

Cast: Adil Hussain, Lalit Behl

Country: India

Year: 2016

Duration: 99min

Certificate: TBC

Hotel Salvation  depicts the story of a young man,  who when faced with his father’s untimely and bizarre demand to go and die in the holy city of Varanasi and attain Salvation, is left with no choice but to embark on this journey.

•                A special Indian Cinema Day School facilitated by Nottingham University.

For more details about the programme please visit Broadway’s website:

Tel: 0115 952 6611.  Email:

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