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'Love Sonia' heads to Bagri London Indian Film Fest

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Richa and Rajkummar Indian-American film "Love Sonia" will open

The Festival will open with the world premiere of "Life of Pi" David Womark's "Love Sonia" on June 21 at Empire Leicester Square, reports

The also stars Demi Moore, Freida Pinto, Mark Duplass, Manoj Bajpayee, and

Noorani will attend the opening with some of the talent. The film revolves around two sisters forced into prostitution in

The ninth edition of the fest closes on June 29 at with the UK premiere of "Venus", helmed by It is the story of a transgender person who discovers, on the eve of surgery, about the existence of a son.

The fest is broken into thematic strands covering female filmmakers, father-son relationships and famine among others.

"This cutting edge festival showcases indie cinema that entertains but shows the more realistic and sometimes the raw side of South Asian culture. At the same time, there are always stories of comedy, hope and the of over 1.3 billion South Asian lives from the Indian subcontinent," said



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First Published: Fri, April 27 2018. 13:42 IST