3rd i’s 11th Annual San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival: Nov 6-10 in San Francisco, and Nov 16 in Palo Alto.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6
@ The New People, SF
7:15PM The Revolutionary Optimists
Maren Grainger-Monsen and Nicole Newnham
(USA/India, 2013, 60mins)
Filmmakers in Person!
Special 20% off Discount for AIF Members. Code: AIF
Emmy-nominated Bay Area filmmakers, Monsen-Grainger and Newnham, capture the inspiring stories of young South Asians as trail-blazing agents of change. The doc follows Amlan Ganguly as he mentors three children towards transforming lives in the slums of Calcutta.
With short: Bhiwani Junction (Abhi Singh, India/USA, 2013, 18mins) about a young Sikh boy’s dreams of becoming a star pugilist.