3rd i Films is pleased to co-present at:
The 54th Annual San Francisco International Film Festival
April 21 – May 5, 2011
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The 54th San Francisco International Film Festival returns April 21-May 5 for two weeks of cinematic excellence, combining more than 100 unique programs of the finest independent, documentary and international film with a range of marquee premieres, spectacular live events and tributes to world-renowned talent. Find out more at fest11.sffs.org.
3rd i Films is pleased to copresent the following programs.
Directed by Gemma Atwal
A scrappy slum kid with a gift for running meets a driven judo instructor with dreams of Olympic fame. Their complicated relationship turns India upside down in a documentary that expertly guides us through a series of twists and turns that are exciting and unsettling at once. For information on screening times and tickets, click here.
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Directed by Aamir Bashir
Mourning the disappearance of his older brother, a young would-be militant tries to make a life for himself in his violence-ridden home of Kashmir. Filmed on location in the beautiful Kashmir valley, this striking directorial debut by Indian actor Aamir Bashir is a powerful depiction of the loss and psychological decay caused by twenty years of conflict. For information on screening times and tickets, click here.
Directed by Amit Dutta
The prominent eighteenth-century Indian miniature painter Nainsukh of Guler receives a poetic and visually stunning tribute from the young Indian filmmaker Amit Dutta. Shot in the region where Nainsukh produced his most celebrated works, this is a meditative and meticulous recreation of the world of an artistic genius. For information on screening times and tickets, click here.