Director: Shan Khan, 2013, UK, 96 mins, London Premiere, Genesis Cinema
Screening will be followed by a Q&A with the director Shan Khan and cast members Shubham Saraf and Nikesh Patel
An urban thriller set in West London starring Paddy Considine and rising star Aiysha Hart, Honour is one of the most powerful British films of the year.
Mona is a young British Muslim girl on the run from her family after they uncover her plans to run away with her Punjabi boyfriend. In a desperate bid to save face and their family honour, her mother and older brother enlist the help of a bounty hunter to track her down. A sensitive, interesting take on debates within British-Asian communities, with a fantastic cast.
In conjunction with East End Festival’s youth programme Cutting East
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Here is the official trailer of Honour.