• 06 Sep 2014 to 06 Sep 2014

    Film for Thought - 10th Sep 2014 at 6.30 pm - Screening of 'Papillon' at Sunaparanta

    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).