Described as a “very merry mash up of sisterly affection, parental disappointment, and daring motion,” “Well mannered Society” tells the story of an aspiring stuntwoman who’s compelled to place her abilities to check in the true world. A brand new trailer for Nida Manzoor’s characteristic debut introduces us to Ria (Priya Kansara, “Bridgerton”), a schoolgirl with an affinity for martial arts who spends her days coaching and making movies. “My sister Lena is the one one who believes in me,” she explains.
However Lena has been seeing a man who Ria thinks is a “smarmy wanker.” When her sis turns into engaged, Ria turns into satisfied that her brother-in-law to be is surrounded by “evil” individuals. “They don’t seem to be taking her away with no struggle,” she declares. “Mischief is afoot.”
Manzoor is finest recognized for creating “We Are Woman Elements,” a Channel 4 sitcom a couple of punk band composed of Muslim ladies.
“Well mannered Society” is screening at Sundance Movie Pageant, which kicked off January 19 and runs by January 29. You’ll be able to catch it in theaters April 28.