Closing Night Gala ~ Sunday, April 27th ~ 6:30 pm
A Peck On The Cheek (Kannathil Muthamittal)
Director: Mani Ratnam
On her 9th birthday, Amudha learns that she was adopted. Stunned by this new information, she grows obsessed with locating her birth mother. She and her parents embark on a harrowing journey to Sri Lanka to find the woman who abandoned Amudha at birth in order to fight for peace.
In this touching and sentimental story, Mani Ratnam's newest work portrays the current ethnic crisis in Sri Lanka and depicts the lives of the freedom fighters with stark realism.
Tamil (English subtitles)Back to Film Program