The 11th Seattle South Asian Film Festival (SSAFF) closed Sunday with a screening of the tender comedic drama WAITING (2015) from Indian director Anu Menon
Seattle South Asian Film Festival
NAME OF FESTIVAL: Seattle South Asian Film Festival
WHERE: Seattle, WA, USA
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Seattle South Asian Film Festival takes place every Fall in Seattle, Washington. The festival creates a lively, stimulating, and focused environment for conversation, education, and exploration of issues that face South Asia and its Diaspora. Through a series of film screenings, panel discussions, workshops, and cultural programming, our goal is to involve audiences not just with the film and video works presented, but to create a prolonged space where the social, political, personal, and international issues that form the core subjects of those works can be discussed and understood.
The 11th annual Seattle South Asian Film Festival slated for October 14 to 23, 2016 will screen 23 feature films and 22 shorts from nine countries, plus feature a landmark community symposium about film censorship in South Asia
The 10th annual Seattle South Asian Film Festival slated for October 15-25, announced a lineup of 59 films from 9 countries, under the theme “Coming Home”. Sri Lanka is in the spotlight at 2015 Seattle South Asian Film Festival with a program of films and the attendance of veteran Sri Lankan filmmaker and recipient of the 2014 Tasveer Emerald Award Prasanna Vithanage. A retrospective of Vithanage’s work will take place over the first weekend of the Festival and […]