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 four day festival taking place from February 8 to 11, 2018. 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 fourth annual DFW South Asian Film Festival will take place from February 8 to 11, 2018.

Opening night film & after party (February 8): 
Film Screening: Highland Park Village Theatre
Afterparty: Bistro 31
February 9, 10, 11: AMC Village on the Parkway 9


Meera and Mohan face one of the most difficult time of their lives when they find out that their daughter, Shreya, was molested by their very close neighbor who is soon to be married. They know that they are expected to be a part of the pre-wedding festivities and are helpless under societal pressure. Mohan enters into a phase of denial while Meera tries relentlessly to get him to do something. During this time, Shreya, is left alone to fight with the guilt within her.

Directed by Priyanka Singh
Hindi, 11 minutes, 2018, India