Anita and Me

Anita and Me
Anita and Me




89 minutes




English / Hindi / Punjabi

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Meera Syal's wonderful coming-of-age novel makes a successful transition to the big screen here. Set in the Midlands of the 1970s, the story concerns Meena, a young Anglo-Asian girl starting to navigate the path between innocence and maturity. Her parents want her to be a good Punjabi girl, but Meena wants to decide her own future and finds herself drawn to the rebellious older white girl, Anita. This is a funny, moving and thought-provoking film.

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Contains moderate violence, language and sex references.

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