Garth Davis, Australia / UK / USA, 2016, 120’
Adapted from the incredible true story ‘A Long Way Home’ by Saroo Brierley. Lion is about a five-year-old Indian boy who, after a wrong train takes him thousands of miles away from home and family, survives many challenges before being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only the scantest of clues, he learns of a new technology called Google Earth and sets out to find his lost family. Starring Dev Patel and Nicole Kidman.
Monday 6 February @ 8.10pm
Monday 3 April @ 8.30pm