3rd i is proud to Co-Present A Throw of Dice (Prapancha Pash) with the San Francisco Silent Film Festival.
-A classic silent film from 1929-
A Throw of Dice (Prapancha Pash)
Inspired by a tale in the Mahabharata, A Throw of Dice tells the story of two kings vying for the hand of a young woman.
Filmed entirely on location in India, the film features Indian screen legends in the starring roles, a cast of more than 10,000 extras, and stunning visuals that capture exquisite landscapes.
Live musical accompaniment by Guenter Buchwald and Frank Bockius
74 minutes | $17 general / $15 member
India, 1929, directed by Franz Osten
Cast: Seeta Devi, Humansu Rai, Charu Roy
June 2, 12:00 noon at the Castro Theatre, San Francisco