Five year old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of miles across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.
Official US Trailer
A roaring success: Nicole Kidman and Dev Patel introduce Lion at the London film festival
LION Q&A with Nicole Kidman and Dev Patel at AFI FEST 2016