The Warrior

Director: Asif Kapadia
Starring: Irrfan Khan
Run time: 86 mins | Recommended Certificate: 12A
Language: English | Year: 2001 | Country: UK


Winning BAFTA’s Best British Film, director Asif Kapadia’s sweeping, mythical adventure stars the legendary Irrfan Khan as a heartless swordsman in ancient Rajasthan, who delivers death at the behest of his landowner boss. On one such mission he has a spiritual epiphany and renounces his vocation, however he soon becomes the hunted.

With an In Conversation on-stage with Director Asif Kapadia talking about his films including Senna, Amy and Maradona.

Image credit:
THE WARRIOR: Images courtesy of Park Circus/Channel 4


Asif Kapadia

Film Screenings

London | BFI Southbank
June 19, 2021 8:30 pm

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