The Lady (12A)

2011 (UK) (Biography/Drama)
Starring: Michelle Yeoh, David Thewlis and Jonathan Raggett
Director: Luc Besson

THE LADY is an epic love story about how an extraordinary couple and family sacrifice their happiness at great human cost for a higher cause. This is the story of Aung San Suu Kyi and her husband, Michael Aris. Despite distance, long separations, and a dangerously hostile regime, their love endures until the very end. A story of devotion and human understanding set against a background of political turmoil which continues today. THE LADY also is the story of the peaceful quest of the woman who is at the core of Burma’s democracy movement. (2hr 12m)