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It's A Wonderful Afterlife

[cert 12A, 100 mins]

It's a Wonderful Afterlife is a black comedy from Bend it like Beckham Director Gurinder Chadha. The film follows a British-Asian mother whose obsession with getting her daughter married has some dark but hilarious consequences. The film is a tribute to Ealing Comedy and Horror genres.

Two women talk at a wedding party.

Director: Gurinder Chadha

Starring: Sendhil Ramamurthy, Sally Hawkins, Jimi Mistry, Zoe Wanamaker, Chris Wilson, Shabana Azmi, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Jamie Sives

Level: AS, A2, GCSE, KS4

Subjects: Citizenship, English, Film Studies, Media Studies

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