San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival 3rd I
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About 3rd I

3rd I is a non-profit, national organization committed to promoting diverse images of South Asians through independent film. We represent filmmakers and audiences from Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, The Maldives, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tibet, and the South Asian Diaspora. We support our mission by providing film screenings, filmmaking courses, networking resources, and a distribution channel for the South Asian-American film community and our audiences.

To learn more about 3rd I San Francisco, visit , call (415) 835-4783
or email

To become a 3rd I volunteer email us at
" Sign up to come to our orientation on Sunday, October 21st, 2 pm at ATA (992 Valencia St. SF. CA 94110)

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(3rd I crew with star Parmindar Nagra at the SFISAFF 2004 reception)


Ivan Jaigirdar, Festival Director
Anuj Vaidya, Associate Festival Director
Camille Ramani, Board of Directors
Brent Hall, Operations Supervisor
Sue Jean Halvorsen, Editor, Divine Outreach Diva !!!
Saqib Mausoof, Sponsorship
Siva Natarajan, Sponsorship
Sumati Patel-Pareek , Sponsorship
Lin Ong, Festival Design and Print Collaterals
Andrea Pezzano, Marketing Director
Alka Raghuram, Sponsorship Committee
Kulwinder Dol, Volunteer Coordinator
Arnav Sheth , Press/Publicity
Seth Saint Martin, Accounting
Lisa Tsering, Programming Consultant
Dave Driver , Media Consultant
Chandre Sarkar , Sponsorship Committee
J Moses Ceaser, Ticketing & Sales
Ulash Thakore, Outreach Manager
Amrita Ghandi , Advisory Board
Peggy Wang, Outreach
Jocelyn Jaigirdar, Music Composer

Outreach Partners

3rd I SF strives to form mutually beneficial partnerships with othercommunity organizations and companies to promote South Asian independent film.

We welcome community organizations who wish to partner with us on our festival. Please contact