DFW South Asian Film Festival

DFW South Asian Film Festival

Our Mission:

The Dallas/Fort Worth area is now home to its very own South Asian film festival. DFW SAFF is a three day festival taking place from March 3 to 5, 2017. We will showcase World, U.S. and Texas premieres of features, shorts and documentaries, all chosen to engage, educate and inspire audiences. We have chosen a wide range of films exploring issues that affect South Asians living and working in America, as well as our brothers and sisters back home.

Our Vision:

DFW SAFF exists to promote the perspectives and voices of the South Asian community by serving, organizing and advocating South Asian culture in the Greater Dallas Metroplex area through cinema.

 

The third annual DFW South Asian Film Festival will take place from March 3 to 5, 2017.

Opening night film & after party (March 3): Perot Museum in Downtown Dallas
March 4 & 5: AMC Village on the Parkway 9

Tickets are now available HERE.

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Set against the socio-political backdrop of present day India, AZAAD unfolds the story of a dysfunctional relationship between a father and his son, within 48 hours of the father going missing.

AZAAD is presented by prolific filmmaker, Mira Nair, and has been written and directed by her long-time associate, Rahul V. Chittella. It features National Award-winning actor, Atul Kulkarni (Hey Ram, Chandni Bar, Rang De Basanti) playing the lead along with Sakshi Tanwar (Dangal), Siddharth Menon (Peddlers, Happy Journey) and Nandu Madhav (Harishchandrachi Factory).


Directed by Rahul Chittella
Hindi, 30 minutes, 2016, India


Friday, March 3 to Sunday, March 5, 2017