Director: Garth Davis
Writer(s): Saroo Brierley, Larry Buttrose, Luke Davies
Cast: Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman, Dev Patel
Awards: ACADEMY AWARDS NOMINATIONS - Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, Best Supporting Actress, Best Original Score, Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Cinematography
Running Time: 120 minutes
*CaptiView® Closed Caption & Audio Description devices are available for this film. All showings on Mondays will feature Open Captions.
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.
“Lion is a beautifully told, uplifting story of courage and determination.” -Richard Roeper, Chicago Sun-Times
“As enthralling as it is emotional.” -David Rooney, Hollywood Reporter