The 2017 film, “Victoria and Abdul”, will be presented 2 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 18 at the Michigan City Library, 100 E. Fourth St., Michigan City, through a collaboration between the Purdue University Northwest Odyssey Arts and Cultural Events Series and the Michigan City Public Library. The screening is free and open to the public.
“Victoria and Abdul” stars Dame Judi Dench and tells the true story of the unlikely friendship between England’s Queen Victoria and her Indian Muslim servant Abdul Karim. The film was nominated for Best Costume Design for the 90th Academy Awards, and Best Actress (for Dench) at the 75th Golden Globe Awards. The film is rated PG-13.
Odyssey Arts and Cultural Events Series
The PNW Odyssey Arts and Cultural Events Series features events throughout the year. For more information about this film screening or about the Odyssey series contact Judy Jacobi, assistant vice chancellor of the University Art Collection & Special Programs, at 219-785-5593.