Pix lines up films for Independence Day

MUMBAI: Pix has lined up films for the 15 August Independence Day weekend.

The movies that are lined up are Gandhi, East is East, My Beautiful Laundrette and Being Cyrus specially customized for the entire family. The movies will be aired from 10 am onwards.

East is East will be aired at 10 am. The movie is based on a Salford fish-and-chip shop owner George Khan who expects his family to follow his strict Pakistani Muslim ways.

The biography of Mahatma Gandhi, the lawyer who became the famed leader of the Indian revolts against the British through his philosophy of non-violent protest will be aired at 12:30 pm.

At 4:15 pm, My Beautiful Laundrette which is set within the Asian community in London, during the Thatcher years, and displays those values, of money but ‘anybody can make it.’

Being Cyrus will be aired at 7:30 pm and stars Saif Ali Khan and Boman Irani.