Thursday, August 30
Botanical Garden Lawn
Screen on the Green
In celebration of the Museum’s summer exhibition Epic Tales from Ancient India, this year’s Screen on the Green lineup is a selection of critically acclaimed films that present compelling, multifaceted stories featuring Indian artists, filmmakers, and actors.
Paheli: Filled with the color, music, and dazzle that audiences have come to expect from popular Bollywood cinema, Paheli adapts a Rajasthani folktale about a lonely ghost who impersonates the absentee husband of a neglected bride, starring Bollywood icons Shah Rukh Khan and Rani Mukherjee. (2005) Not rated, suitable for all audiences, 141 minutes, Hindi with English subtitles
Films start at sundown (approximately 8:00 p.m.) on the Botanical Garden Lawn