This Wednesday, 10th September 2014 at 6.30 pm, Sachin Chatte will host the screening of `Papillon’ at Sunaparanta Gallery – Indoor.
Film: Papillon (1973)
Directed by: Franklin J. Schaffner
Cast: Steve McQueen, Dustin Hoffman
Duration: 150 minutes
About the Film:
`Papillon’ is a 1973 prison film directed by Franklin J. Schaffner, based on the best selling autobiography by the French convict Henri Charriere.
A man befriends a fellow criminal as the two of them begin serving their sentence on a dreadful prison island, which inspires the man to plot his escape.
In 1974, the film was nominated for an Oscar for Best Music, Original Dramatic Score (Jerry Goldsmith) and a Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture Actor, Drama (Steve McQueen).