Festival

3rd i’s SF INTERNATIONAL SOUTH ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL: Bollywood and Beyond

3rd i’s programs culminate each year in the San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival (SFISAFF) – an offering of the best independent cinema from South Asia and the Diaspora.

The oldest South Asian Film Festival in the United States, 3rd i’s five-day festival is the premier showcase for documentaries, shorts, narratives and innovative and experimental visions that exemplify the best indie films – and there’s also a dash of Bollywood!

See highlights of the 2017 festival.

See our 2017 festival trailer.

From art-house classics to documentary films, and innovative and experimental visions to next-level Bollywood: 3rd i Films is committed to promoting diverse images of South Asians through independent film.

SPONSORING THE FESTIVAL
Our sponsors joined 3rd i Films in celebrating the diverse voices of South Asian arts in 2017! Join us by becoming a sponsor in 2018. This year, we explore the theme of healing, and the importance of dialogue. We bring a focus on the Northeast of India, and offer Bollywood two ways. As always, local filmmakers shine bright.

Sponsors get free passes, expedited entry through the VIP line, and a chance to mingle with all festival guests at our special Castro reception. For complete details, and to make a contribution online, please visit our sponsorship page.