Film southasia

"Festival of southasian documentries"

FSA Retrospective in Colombo

15 extraordinary non-fiction films selected from past seven editions of Film Southasia. FSA Retrospective celebrating 15 years of Film Southasia, opens in Colombo from today!

Programme schedule

Thursday, 20 October 2011

2:00 PM    The Spirit Doesn’t Come Anymore (38’)

Nepal, 1997, dir: Tsering Rhitar

2:45 PM    My Migrant Soul (35’)

Bangladesh, 2000, dir: Yasmine Kabir

3:30 MP    Ironeaters (85’)

Bangladesh, 2006, dir: Shaheen Dill Riaz

5:00 PM    Out of Thin Air (50’)

India, 2009, dir: Sharmeen Farooqui, Shabani Hassanwalia

Friday, 21 October 2011

2:00 PM    Muktir Gaan (Song of Freedom) (80’)

Bangladesh, 1995, dir: Tareque Masud, Catherine Masud

3:25 PM    Made in India (39’)

India, 2002, dir: Madhushree Datta

4:10 PM    Nar Narman (22’)

Pakistan/US, 2007, dir: Mazhar Zaidi

4:40 PM    The Salt Stories (84’)

India, 2008, dir: Lalit Vachani

Saturday, 22 October 2011

10:00 AM    The 18th Elephant – Three Monologues (62’)

India, 2003, dir: P. Balan

11:05 AM    Nusrat Has Left the Building … But When? (20’)

Pakistan, 1997, dir: Farjad Nabi

11:30 AM    Bhedako Oon Jasto… In Search of a Song (55’)

Nepal, 2003, dir: Kiran Krishna Shrestha

12:35 PM    The Killing Terraces (40’)

Nepal, 2001, dir: Dhruba Basnet

2:00 PM    Every Good Marriage Begins with Tears (62’)

Bangladesh, 2006, dir: Simon Chambers

3:05 PM    Afghan Girls Can Kick (50’)

Afghanistan, 2007, dir: Bahareh Hosseini

4:30 PM    I for India (70’)

India/UK, 2005, dir: Sandhya Suri

 

Venue: Punchi Theatre, Borella, Colombo, Sri Lanka

ENTRANCE IS FREE

Organised by Young Asia Television (YATV – www.youngasia.tv)

In partnership with Film Southasia and the India-Sri Lanka Foundation