MARGARITA WITH A STRAW

Directed by Ellen Brodsky

2014 I INDIA I 100 min I 14A

THURSDAY MAY 26

9PM

Laila (Kalki Koechelin) is a teenager with cerebral palsy who moves from Delhi to New York to pursue her dreams of being a writer. Living in Manhattan, she meets meets the fiery young activist Khanum (Sayani Gupta), a blind girl of a Pakistani Bangladeshi descent, whom she later falls in love with. She embarks on a journey of sexual discovery, which leads to her finding the courage to tell her mother about her new life and finding acceptance in herself.

Proceeded by the short film “Xavier”

TRAILER

The Plaza Theatre

1133 Kensington Rd NW
Calgary, AB T2N 3P4

IF YOU LIKE THIS, THEN YOU’LL LIKE …

Contact Us

Send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.

Start typing and press Enter to search

Fairy Tales YQMP - Youth Queer Media Program