"Dheepan"

Date, Time & Location Fri 8 Apr 2016, Showroom Cinema, Paternoster Row S1 2BX
Details Featuring novelist and former Tamil Tiger child soldier Antonythasan Jesuthasan in the lead role, "Dheepan" tells the story of three Tamil refugees who flee the civil war-ravaged Sri Lanka and come to France in the hope of reconstructing their lives. Part of Festival of Debate 2016, hosted by Opus Independents (which also publishes the Alt-Sheff "Localcheck" column in "Now Then" magazine). Ticket details here. Festival of Debate - Twitter: @FestOfDebate - #FofD - Facebook