Q-Film: My Beautiful Laundrette

1985| 15| 97 mins| /

Screening Dates:
Thu 10 January 6:30pm

Director: Stephen Frears
Cast: Gordon Warnecke, Daniel Day-Lewis

In a seedy corner of London, Omar (Gordon Warnecke), a young Pakistani, is given a run-down laundromat by his uncle (Saeed Jaffrey), who hopes to turn it into a successful business. Soon after, Omar is attacked by a group of racist punks, but defuses the situation when he realizes their leader is his former lover, Johnny (Daniel Day-Lewis). The men resume their relationship and rehabilitate the laundromat together, but various social forces threaten to compromise their success.

Screening in association with Q-Film.

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