Doha Film Institute

Life of Pi

DFI Cinema - Doha Film Institute

Ang Lee / United States of America, Taiwan, United Kingdom, Canada / 2012 / 127 min / Colour / DCP / In English / Arabic subtitles
Themes : Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Rated: Parental guidance is advised for viewers under the age of 13. Individuals under the age of 13 are not admitted into cinemas unless accompanied by an individual aged 18 or older.


After deciding to sell their zoo in India and move to Canada, Santosh, and Gita Patel board a freighter with their sons and a few remaining animals. Tragedy strikes when a terrible storm sinks the ship, leaving the Patels' teenage son, Pi, as the only human survivor. However, Pi is not alone; a fearsome Bengal tiger has also found refuge aboard the lifeboat. As days turn into weeks and weeks drag into months, Pi and the tiger must learn to trust each other if both are to survive.


Ang Lee