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Community & Conversations: Depression and Anxiety

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Date: May 7th
Time: 6.30 pm to 8.45 pm
Venue: North Bellevue Community Center (4034 148th Ave NE, Bellevue)

About Community & Conversations: IAWW-Community Program, Tasveer and API CHAYA collaborate to bring safe-space conversations to the community at the IAWW-Community Program hosted Thursday evenings 6.30 p.m. Each month we will pick a topic (based off community feedback) that we will invite the community to discuss, provide opinions and offer ideas to cope/deal with the situation. Conversations will be moderated by mental health professionals, API Chaya moderators and Dr. Meenakshi Rishi of Seattle University.

FREE EVENT


MENSTRUAL MAN

Saturday, May 16, 2015, 2:30 PM to 5:00 PM
Wing Luke Museum
719 South King Street
Seattle, WA 98104

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Join Tasveer, Upaya Social Ventures, and Days for Girls for a screening of the highly acclaimed documentary MENSTRUAL MAN, an inspiring story of one man's efforts to make hygienic and affordable sanitary pads available to all women in India. Follow his journey as he develops an innovative new product out of some unexpected materials, and works to create a new venture that will bring his invention to communities all over India.

Tickets:

$10 pre-sale, $15 at the door
http://menstrualmanscreening.eventbrite.com/

Following the screening, representatives from Days for Girls and Upaya will lead a panel discussion of the protagonist’s experience and highlight the overlaps with their own work. 


10th Seattle South Asian Film Festival

OCTOBER 16th- 25th, 2015

Tasveer invites submission of film and video works on subjects related to South Asia and its Diaspora. Short films, experimental films, documentaries, and narratives of any length will be accepted in any digital formats. The 10-day film festival will foster an atmosphere of creative inquiry, filmmakers and audiences will engage in lively discussions, forums, and other collaborative interactive formats. South Asia includes: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Tibet and its various Diasporas across the world...

SUBMISSION FORM


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1st Independent South Asian Film Festival

1st Independent South Asian Film Festival

September 16-20, 2004

The first ISAFF honors the concept of “one”. As we come together for Pacific Northwest’s first film festival to focus on South Asia,…