Lok Virsa to screen film “Out of Africa” on Oct, 22

ISLAMABAD, Oct 21 (APP): Lok Virsa’s Mandwa Film Club will screen an American classic film “Out of Africa” on Saturday.

The film is based loosely on the autobiographical book Out of Africa written by Isak Dinesen, which was published in 1937, with additional material from Dinesen’s book Shadows on the Grass and other sources.

Out of Africa is a 1985 American epic romantic drama film directed and produced by Sydney Pollack and starring Robert Redford and Meryl Streep.

This film received 28 film awards, including seven Academy Awards.

An official of Lok Virsa told APP that Executive Director Lok Virsa Dr. Fouzia Saeed and a good number of people from different walks of life would attend the film screening.