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3rd i Films copresents: South Asian Film Festival, UC Davis

South Asian Film Festival
January 20, 2018
University of California, Davis

A South Asia Without Borders Initiative

Co-sponsored by the Office of Global Affairs
and the College of Letters and Science

@ International House (10 College Park, Davis, CA 95616)
10am Chillar Party
Nitesh Tiwari and Vikas Bahl (India, 2011, 145mins)
A gang of innocent but feisty kids take on the big bad world of politics when one of their friends’ lives is endangered.
Cost: Free Screening

1pm Stand-Up Planet
David Munro (USA, 2014, 55mins)
Hasan Minhaj showcases some of the best international comedians who shine a light on issues of gender, race, and poverty.
Cost: Free for UC Davis students; $10 suggested donation for other viewers.

3pm The Journey Within
Mian Adnan Ahmad (Pakistan, 2015, 78mins)
Followed by skype Q&A with filmmaker
Pakistani musicians go on a quest for self-identity post 9/11, and reclaim their musical heritage in this documentary about the origins of ‘Coke Studios’
Cost: Free for UC Davis students; $10 suggested donation for other viewers.

@ Varsity Theater, Davis (616 2nd St, Davis, CA 95616)
6pm Tiger
Alister Grierson (USA, 2017, 90 minutes)
Followed by Q&A with cast/crew (tentatively in person)
Biopic about the famous South Asian Canadian professional boxer, Pradeep Nagra, who fought to maintain his identity and civil rights in the US.
Co-presented by: Sikhlens Film Festival, the Punjabi American Heritage Society, and the Punjabi American Cultural Association.
Cost: $10/ticket

There is no advance ticketing. All tickets will be available at the door.

January 20 2018


Date: January 20
Time: 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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3rd i Films
ME/SA, UC Davis
Phone: 530-754-4926
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College of Letters and Science, UC Davis
Phone: 530-752-0394
Website: Visit Organizer Website

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