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The lunchbox / Dar Motion Pictures ; a Rohfilm Cine Mosaic production ; an A.S.A.P. Films, Sikhya Entertainment production ; produced by Arun Rangachari, Anurag Kashyap, Guneet Monga ; written and directed by Ritesh Batra.

Batra, Ritesh, 1979- (film director,, screenwriter,, author.). Rangachari, Arun, (film producer.). Kashyap, Anurag, (film producer.). Monga, Guneet, (film producer.). Simmonds, Michael, (director of photography.). Lyons, John F., (film editor.). Richter, Max, (composer.). Khan, Irrfan, 1962- (actor.). Kaur, Nimrat, (actor.). Siddiqui, Nawazuddin, (actor.). Dubey, Lillete, (actor.). Dar Motion Pictures (India), (production company.). Rohfilm Cine Mosaic (Firm), (production company.). A.S.A.P. Films, (production company.). Sikhya Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Artificial Eye (Firm), (production company.). Fusion Media Sales. (Added Author). Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Lillete Dubey. (Cast).

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Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Artificial Eye, 2014.
  • Distributor: [Place of distribution not identified] : Fusion Media Sales [distributor], 2014.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Special features: Commentary with writer/director Ritesh Batra ; short film "Café regular, Cairo".
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Michael Simmonds; editor, John F. Lyons; music, Max Richter.
Participant or Performer Note:
Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Lillete Dubey.
Summary, etc.:
Trying to add some spice to her marriage, Ila prepares a special lunchbox for her husband at work. Unbeknownst to her, it is mistakenly delivered to another worker, Saajan. Curious about the lack of reaction from her husband, Ila puts a note in the next day's lunchbox. This begins a series of lunchbox notes between Saajan and Ila, and the communication soon evolves into an unexpected friendship. Ila and Saajan become lost in a virtual relationship that could jeopardize both their lives.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: PG; for references to suicide, mild bad language ; not recommended for young children.
System Details Note:
DVD; aspect ratio,16:9 ; Dolby Digital 5.1 ; Stereo 2.0.
Language Note:
Hindi or English dialogue; English or French subtitles.
Subject: Housewives > India > Mumbai > Drama.
Older men > India > Mumbai > Drama.
Lunchboxes > India > Mumbai > Drama.
Food service > India > Mumbai > Drama.
Food service.
Older men.
Mumbai (India) > Drama.
India > Mumbai.
Genre: Fiction films.
Feature films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.