AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A PRINCESS (PG) + Q&A WITH JAMES IVORY + SPECIAL GUESTS | University of Oxford

AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A PRINCESS (PG) + Q&A WITH JAMES IVORY + SPECIAL GUESTS

Speaker
JAMES IVORY, Prof Richard Parkinson, Prof Laura Marcus
Event date
Event time
18:30 - 20:00
Venue
Curzon Cinema
Westgate Shopping Centre, Oxford OX1 1NZ
Oxford
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 6GG
Event type
Other
Event cost
Tickets £12.00 / £9.50 for Curzon Members / £7.50 for students
Disabled access?
Yes
Booking required
Required

A fictional study of Imperial India seen through the reminiscences of an exiled daughter of a Marajah and an elderly English tutor who meet over afternoon tea. Includes actual newsreels of court life discovered in the archives of the Raj.

Q&A screening: James Ivory, of Merchant Ivory Productions, director of Autobiography of a Princess, and recent Oscar-winner for the adapted screenplay of Call Me by Your Name, Prof Richard Parkinson and Prof Laura Marcus join us for a Q&A following the film.

Screening as part of Curzon Oxford's James Ivory film series.

James Ivory is a TORCH Visiting Professor 2018-19, in collaboration with The Queen's College.