Ang Lee to kick off Life Of Pi promotions from India – Academy Award winning Director Ang Lee will be landing in India next week to promote his film, Life of Pi. The director will be touring Chennai and Mumbai during his visit and will be presenting an extended 20 minutes of the film to fans in an attempt to showcase the great nature of his film.
Ang Lee’s Life Of Pi shot in India, and story spins around a boy who gets stranded in a lifeboat with a Bengal tiger after his parents die in a shipwreck. The film features has some of the most picturesque locations in India, never before seen in a Hollywood movie, and has an Indian debutant in Suraj Sharma playing the lead along with the likes of Tabu and Irfan Khan joining the gang. Ang Lee’s is turns out to be a massive durector who did films like Sense and Sensibility, Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon and Brokeback Mountain, this one might be the biggest break for India at the Academy Awards. Ang will arrive in India on 28th October 2012 for a 2 city, Mumbai-Chennai visit where he will also showcase exclusive visuals from the film. Catch him at Sathyam Cinemas.