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Anita and Me

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama, Comedy
Release Date:November 22, 2002
Running time:92 minutes
Cast:Kabir Bedi, Max Beesley, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Anna Brewster, Kathy Burke
Director:Metin Hüseyin
Producer:Bill Allan
Writer:Meera Syal
Distributor:Icon Film Distribution Ltd.

Description: Directed by Metin Huseyin, Anita & Me follows the development of a cross-cultural friendship between 12-year-old Indian immigrant Meena (Chandeep Uppal) and her 14-year-old British neighbor, Anita (Anna Brewster). An aspiring writer, Meena (Uppal) writes down all the challenges of her new life in great detail, from her parents insistence that she focus solely on her studies, to the vast cultural differences between Britain and India. The most notable subject, however, is the comfort she finds from her unlikely friendship with Anita. Anita & Me is based on a novel by Meera Syal, who also penned the screenplay.~ Tracie Cooper, All Movie Guide

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