Lion (2016)

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  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2016-11-24
  • User Rating: 8.1/10 from 3847 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 58min
  • Language: বাংলা
  • Production Company: The Weinstein Company
  • Production Country: Australia, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director: Garth Davis
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A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

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  • Sunny Pawar

    as Young Saroo Brierley
  • Dev Patel

    as Saroo Brierley
  • Rooney Mara

    as Lucy
  • David Wenham

    as John Brierley
  • Nicole Kidman

    as Sue Brierley
  • Abhishek Bharate

    as Guddu
  • Divian Ladwa

    as Mantosh Brierley
  • Priyanka Bose

    as Kamla Munshi
  • Deepti Naval

    as Saroj Sood
  • Tannishtha Chatterjee

    as Noor
  • Keshav Jadhav

    as Young Mantosh
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui

    as Rama
  • Benjamin Rigby

    as Waiter
  • Riddhi Sen

    as Cafe Man
  • Rita Boy

    as Amita
  • Arka Das

    as Sami
  • Emilie Cocquerel

    as Annika
  • Sachin Joab

    as Bharat
  • Menik Gooneratne

    as Swarmina
  • Anna Samson

    as Cute Bar Maid
  • Eamon Farren

    as Luke
  • Tegan Crowley

    as Workmate #1
  • Belinda Misevski

    as Lucy's Friend
  • Lucy Moir

    as Lucy's Friend
Directing Garth Davis Director
Writing Luke Davies Screenplay
Production Iain Canning Producer
Production Angie Fielder Producer
Production Emile Sherman Producer
Sound Volker Bertelmann Music
Sound Dustin O'Halloran Music
Editing Alexandre de Franceschi Editor
Production Kirsty McGregor Casting
Production Tess Joseph Casting
Writing Saroo Brierley Book
Camera Greig Fraser Director of Photography
Art Chris Kennedy Production Design
Art Nicki Gardiner Set Decoration
Art Seema Kashyap Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Cappi Ireland Costume Design
Art Erica Brien Art Department Coordinator
Directing Guy Strachan Script Supervisor
Sound Tim Ryan Music Editor
Sound Francesco Le Metre Music Editor
Sound Jemma Burns Music Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Riyaz Ali Merchant Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Barbara Pinn Key Costumer
Production Maribeth Fox Casting Associate
Camera Warwick Field Camera Operator
Camera Andrew Johnson Steadicam Operator
Camera Peter Beeh Aerial Camera (suggest in addition to Helicopter Camera)
Lighting Ramesh Sadrani Gaffer
Camera Sunny Wilding First Assistant Camera
Visual Effects Timothy Jeffs Animation
Visual Effects Guillaume Roux Animation
Crew Avi Goodman CG Supervisor
Visual Effects Julian Dimsey VFX Supervisor
Visual Effects Rebecca Vujanovic Visual Effects Coordinator
Visual Effects Ineke Majoor Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Sid Jayakar Visual Effects Supervisor
Crew Andrew Ramage Sound Recordist
Editing Glenn Newnham Dialogue Editor
Sound Adam Connelly Foley
Sound Alex Francis Foley
Sound Robert Mackenzie Sound Designer
Sound James Ashton Sound Effects Editor
Costume & Make-Up Paul Pattison Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Luize Joyce Margaret Key Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Kamlesh U. Shinde Key Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Kirsten Veysey Key Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Larry Van Duynhoven Prosthetic Makeup Artist
Editing Simon Alberry Digital Intermediate
Editing Maria Papoutsis First Assistant Editor
Production Pravesh Sahni Line Producer
Production Libby Sharpe Line Producer
Production Karen Sproul Associate Producer
Production Simone Nicholson Associate Producer
Production Andrew Fraser Executive Producer
Production David Glasser Executive Producer
Production Daniel Levin Executive Producer
Production Shahen Mekertichian Executive Producer
Production Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Production Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Camera Stephen Oh Aerial Camera