Filmmakers in Person!
From the forests of Ecuador and the seas of South Asia to a cafe in Cairo and a Sikh barber shop in California, this year’s selection of shorts spans vast distances — both literally and metaphorically — with films that examine both the natural and the cultural, by filmmakers both local and global.
Films in the program include:
Who’s Saree Now, John Hiltunen / Michael Hall, Creative Growth Art Center, Oakland (2013, USA)
Unravel, Meghna Gupta (2012, UK)
Surfing Possibility: The Surfing Girls of India, Cara Jones (2013, USA/India)
Preserves, B. Rich (2013, Ecuador)
Basketball, Meri Jaan (My Love), Veena Hampapur (2012, USA)
Broken, Amit Dubey (2013, Cambodia)
Here and Away, Meena Nanji (2012, USA/India)
My Dear Americans, Arpita Kumar (2013, USA)
Cafe Regular, Cairo, Ritesh Batra (2012, USA)
Sneak Peek: Balbir, The Barber, Shane Gill (2013, USA)
Cafe Regular, Cairo:
Here and Away:
My Dear Americans: