Gurinder Chadha Double Bill: Bend it Like Beckham (12)
Saturday 14 March 2020
3:30pm - 5:30pm
Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Sheffield SU
A female directed British classic, Gurinder Chadha brings us a football madness, female empowering film. Football obsessed Jess (Parminder Nagara) dreams of becoming a professional player whilst her Indian family pressures her to get married to a nice Indian boy and learn how to cook! After becoming friends with Jules (Keira Knightley), Jess starts taking serious steps toward a professional football career. Juggling family, friends, love and football, Jess has decisions to make and secrets she would prefer not to be revealed. Bend it like Beckham has something for everyone and inspires women to do whatever they want, no matter the obstacles.