Aashish makes the difficult decision to leave home and join a traditional transgender community known as Hijras. An old music store that sold vinyl records is closing down in Mumbai. Thu 4 April, 6. Sat 30 March, 4. And what really is sacrifice and solitude? Sat 6 April, 2.
A teenage British Kashmiri, Noor, retraces her roots. In his year-long career, he captured portraits of Indira Gandhi, Mother Theresa and the Dalai Lama, and documented disasters, street life, political events and powerful forces of nature. Tue 2 April, 3. To look at love from the vantage of heartbreak and betrayal? This year, the UK Asian Film Festival will be celebrating 20 years of championing independent South Asian cinema by hosting a day season of film screenings and events in Edinburgh, Manchester, Leicester and London. Brick Lane picks up on some of these themes of defiant sexuality and secular identities in the face of rising fundamentalism. Thu 4 April, 6.
Brick Lane picks up on some of these themes of defiant sexuality and secular identities in the face of rising fundamentalism. Sun 31 March, 1. Sat 6 April, Tongues On Fire will be organising the 20th UK Asian Film Festival this year to be held from 14th — 25th Marchthis year we have a diverse selection of bold and cutting edge films that we wish to bring to you. In her bag are letters from her father which are her only means to get to him. Two Sri Lankan villages- one Tamil, one Sinhala- have been at war with each other for decades.
This year, the UK Asian Film Festival will be celebrating 20 years of championing independent South Asian ffstival by hosting a day season of film screenings and events in Edinburgh, Manchester, Leicester vestival London. Thu 4 April, 6. As part of the new initiative for the UK Asian Film Festival to get young people to join the team of curators and the new short film judging panel, this years film festival kick started with a one day workshop on film analysis, film theory […].
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What is it like to look at life from the prism of death? Sun 31 March, 7. Mon 1 April, 7. She is joined by Majid, a local Kashmiri boy who is more smitten by her exotic foreignness saddho her obsession to unravel the mysteries of their disappeared fathers.
Aashish in an aspiring teacher and has struggled with his gender identity since childhood.
When, on both sides, villagers become infertile, they receive a message from the Gods. Wed 3 April, 6. In a small town in Southern India that lives within a cocoon of traditions and social morality, when a young gay man Kartik, comes out sarho his mother Vasudha, her entire world comes crashing down. Sheetal and Saraswoti met as teenagers in a Kathmandu refuge, both survivors of child trafficking to Indian circuses.
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Sat 6 April, 2. Vic hires Dorian and Zuhair — a bullheaded documentary filmmaker; and a mild-mannered cameraman—to immortalize his fesrival hero and role model, his late father.
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Sat 30 March, 2. A fanciful teenager orphan of an Indian boy is seen wearing a t-shirt with Che Guevara print. A musical delight set in the Muslim quarter of Lucknow, Pakeezah tells the story of Nargis who grows up in a brothel with a desire to be loved and accepted by society. In his year-long career, he captured portraits of Indira Gandhi, Mother Theresa and the Dalai Lama, and documented disasters, street life, political events and powerful forces of nature. Vilm Durai, an year-old man, bedridden for three months in a coma, suddenly wakes up one fine day to overhear his family planning to kill him by performing an ancient euthanasia ritual.
Shweta, an intern at an online music magazine works on her first feature story about the closing of the store. And what really is sacrifice and solitude?
Tue 2 April, 3. Review by Rim Karama What can be said when a deceased baby girl regains her life just moments before her burial? To look at love from the vantage of heartbreak and betrayal? As the longest running Asian film festival in Europe, the UK Asian Film Festival has always been proud champions of diversity and focusing the spotlight on minority groups both in the stories we showcase and the visionary filmmakers behind them.
Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube. Molly is walking through the beautiful streets of Sweden. Fellow festival volunteer […]. Annusheh Rahim is a gap year student who is out to pursue her passion of filmmaking.
Sun 31 March, 4. Of course, there are exciting benefits, like getting to see UK premieres of new independent films, meeting film […]. Sat 30 March, 7. Every year we have a bank of volunteers to help make the festival a success.
Built using Kale Pro by LyraThemes. They had been rescued and brought back across the border to Nepal, but what does the future hold for these young women returning to a home they barely remember?