Kino Lorber Releases Amar Akbar & Tony on DVD
New York, NY -- June 15, 2017 -- Kino Lorber is proud to announce the DVD release of Amar Akbar & Tony, a new coming-of-age comedy from director Atul Malhotra, which was an official selection at international film festivals including the Mumbai Film Festival; Indian Film Festival The Hague, and MISAFF Film Festival. This comedy-drama about friendship, family, and finding love follows the experiences of a Sikh, a Muslim and an Irish Catholic in contemporary London as they take stock of their lives.
The title is an homage to a '70s Bollywood classic and sets the tone for a unique film marrying the storytelling styles of British Independent cinema with that of the Bollywood narrative as Amar Akbar & Tony come of age, cause chaos and fall in love in multicultural London.
Amar Akbar & Tony stars a strong cast of established and new talents, including Karen David (Once Upon a Time, Galavant), Rez Kempton (The Mummy), Laura Aikman (Keith Lemon, The Movie), Martin Delaney (Now You See Me 2), Sam Vincenti (Da Vinci's Demons), Amrita Acharia (Game of Thrones), Meera Syal (Goodness Gracious Me), Goldy Notay (Sex and the City 2) and Nina Wadia (Bend It Like Beckham).
The DVD will be released by Kino Lorber on June 20th, with a SRP of $29.95, and comes packed with special features including an audio commentary with director Atul Malhotra, cast commentary with Karen David, Laura Aikman, Rez Kempton, Sam Vincenti and Martin Delaney, as well as behind-the-scenes footage, deleted scenes, premiere footage, and the trailer.
Amar Akbar & Tony
DVD Street Date: June 20, 2017
DVD SRP: $29.95
Director: Atul Malhotra
Starring: Rez Kempton, Sam Vincenti, Martin Delaney
1.85:1, 16x9 | 96 minutes | English | Color | 5.1 Surround Sound
Audio Commentary with Director Atul Malhotra
Cast Commentary with Karen David, Laura Aikman, Rez Kempton,
Sam Vincenti and Martin Delaney