Director: Prashant Nair • India

The inhabitants of an Indian mountain village are overjoyed when one of their own ships off to America (“Umrika”) to make his fortune. But when the success story’s younger brother discovers things aren’t quite as they seem, he journeys to uncover the truth. Starring Life of Pi’s Suraj Sharma and The Grand Budapest Hotel’s Tony Revolori, Umrika is a beguiling, funny tale about the power of the American dream.

Year: 2015
Language: Hindi
Subtitles: English
Run Time: 102 Min.
Festival Program: World Cinema
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Penelope R. & Robert Steiner