This Thursday, 3rd October 2019 at 6.30 p.m. the film “ My Fair Lady (1964)” directed by George Cukor, starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison, will be screened at Maquinez Palace, Auditorium I of Entertainment Society of Goa. The details are as given below.
Film: My Fair Lady (1964)
Cast: Rex Harrison, Audrey Hepburn
Directed by: George Cukor
Curated by: Sachin Chatte
Duration: 170 mins
Based on the play by George Bernard Shaw, the film won 8 Oscars including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor and went on to become an instant favorite amongst audiences across the globe. When it was made, My Fair Lady was also the most expensive film in the US with a budget of around $17 million. It stars Rex Harrison as the snobbish Professor Henry Higgins, who takes on the responsibility of teaching Eliza Doolittle (Audrey Hepburn) ‘proper’ English and to make her ‘presentable’ to the rich and famous of London. A treat to watch on the big screen, please note that the screening will be held with an intermission, which is a part of the original film.
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