Bute Street Film Night: Mahanagar (The Big City)

Wed Nov 9th
  19:30 to 21:30
 Hat Factory Arts Centre, Bute Street, Luton, UK
 01582 878100
 The Culture Trust Luton

More about: Film


Come and enjoy an immersive film experience, with a night of specially curated short & art house films by our friends at Bute Street Festival. Accompanied by a selection of tailor made cocktails and mocktails to compliment the evening, crafted by 5* master mixologist João. Experience cinema differently whilst socialising amongst cinema goers in a chic converted hat factory.


Set in a ‘50s Calcutta still adjusting to Independence, Satyajit Ray’s masterful MAHANAGAR (THE BIG CITY) deploys warmth, humour & clear-eyed compassion to tell the story of a woman stepping into the workplace.

Running time: 2 hours


CONTE ANGLAIS – is a 16mm short film. Inspired by the work of French New Wave master Éric Rohmer, it is a story of love, Brexit and Anglo-French differences. 

Please note: There will be an interval after the short film and a Q & A after the main film.


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