Mississippi Masala (Indie Memphis Screening)
Indie Memphis Screening presented with Crosstown Arts
ABOUT THE FILM: Years after her Indian family was forced to flee their home in Uganda by the dictatorship of Idi Amin, twentysomething Mina (Sarita Choudhury) finds herself helping to run a motel in the faraway land of Mississippi. It’s there that a passionate romance with a charming carpet cleaner Demetrius (Denzel Washington) challenges the prejudices of their conservative families and exposes the rifts between the region’s Indian and African American communities.
Tickets: $12 (Indie Memphis Members – $10 or FREE with Member Credit)
**Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination or Negative COVID-19 Test Required to attend. Masks are encouraged.