September 27th – October 1st, 2006
South Asia Captured: Social Movements, Reel Moments
This year, we captured the movements and the moments of South Asian vitality, alive in Desh or Pardesh. We witness as South Asians struggle in the streets of New York, as they fall in love in Prague, as they search for peace in Sri Lanka, and they forget friendship in South Africa.
Aaina: South Asian Women Film Focus
March 24-26, 2006
Aaina, which in Urdu means mirror, is a 3-day film focus on the works of remarkable South Asian women. Aaina will celebrate the outstanding films with themes of unfailing courage, joy, resilience, and creativity that tell South Asian women_s life stories _ of the subcontinent and abroad, of yesterday and today, beyond caste, class, and religion. All people, of any gender and race, are invited to engage in active dialog about the lives of women of South Asia. So join us for this unique event, support us in our effort, and be inspired!
Aaina will be held on the occasion of the International Women’s Month.
Experience the only dinner-theater in Seattle. Many thanks to Central Cinema who have modified their menu to accommodate South Asian taste palate. Scrumptious sandwiches, pizzas, snacks, and CHAI will be available all …