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My Son the Fanatic

Tuesday 23 October 2007

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My Son the Fanatic is a 1997 British film directed by Udayan Prasad. It was written by Hanif Kureishi after his short story My Son the Fanatic.

Plot

Pakistani taxi-driver Parvez and prostitute Bettina find themselves trapped in the middle when Islamic fundamentalists decide to clean up their local town.

DIRECTOR: Udayan Prasad
- COMPOSER: Stephen Warbeck
- WRITER: Hanif Kureishi
- CAST: Bhasker Patel, Om Puri, Gopi Desai, Akbar Kurtha, Srah-Jane Potts, Rachel Griffiths, Stellan Skarsgard
- CINEMATOGRAPHER: Alan Almond
- DATE OF RELEASE: 1998
- EDITOR: David Gambe
- PRODUCER: Chris Curling, George Faber
- LANGUAGE: English
- PRODUCTION COMPANY: British Broadcasting Corporation (UK), UGC DA Internaational, Zephyr Films, Arts Council of England RUNTIME: 87 minutes
- DISTRIBUTOR: Feature Film (UK), Atlanta Filmes (Portugal), Miramax Films (USA), Cinema Mondo (Finland), United King Films (Israel)

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