Fourth Annual South Asian Human Rights Film Festival October 26 15 Park Avenue Director: Aparna Sen (116 minutes, 2005, India) Award-winning director Aparna Sen delivers a moving and insightful exploration of the impact of schizophrenia on a young woman and her family in today’s Calcutta. Sen elicits powerful performances from a celebrated cast including Shabana
Friday, February 20, 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm SOCIAL JUSTICE GangaaJal—The Holy Weapon (Director to be present) Prakash Jha, 150 minutes, 2003, India A searing look at the intractable issue of police corruption in India. Saturday, February 21, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm CHILDREN’S RIGHTS Looking for Kannan Yasir Khan, 18 minutes, 2002, Sri
January 31 — Underground Labor Evil Stalks the Land Director: Gauhar Raza Evil Stalks the Land is a dedication to all those who were killed in the devastating events of Hindus attacking Muslims in Gujarat in early 2002. The documentary touches upon the involvement of politics, police, government machinery, control of the local media, which
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