Chutney Popcorn
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The push and pull of familial bonds and clashing cultures sets the stage for the comic drama Chutney Popcorn. Renna (Nisha Ganatra) is a young woman of Indian descent living in New York, where she works as both a photographer and a body artist who creates henna tattoos. Renna is also a lesbian, which does not please her mother, Meenu (Madhur Jaffrey), who prefers to dote on her more traditionally minded (and happily married) daughter Sarita (Sakina Jeffrey). One day, Renna gets some bad news from Sarita: While she and her husband have been trying to have a baby, her doctor has informed that… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 83%

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"A funny, observant, and smart look at how differences in values can take place within one family."
‑ Mike McGranaghan, Aisle Seat
"That really obvious Film School Feeling."
‑ Christopher Null,
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