18 April 2017 7.30pm
Director: Gurinder Chadha, UK/India,2017
Duration: 1 hour 46 minutes
Starring: Michael Gambon, Gillian Anderson, Hugh Bonneville
Hugh Bonneville and Gillian Anderson play Lord and Lady Mountbatten, charged by King George VI to oversee the peaceful transition of power from Britain to India. Set in the Viceroy’s House in Delhi, drama escalates as religious differences threaten to overwhelm the Mountbattens.