South Asian Cinema Foundation
14 years of building film culture

Events

Reel India Reel India
From 2014-05-01 to 2014-05-02

This unique short course has been designed to introduce audiences to the vast cinematic heritage of India, from historic roots to unprecedented growth. It will convey how Indian Cinema is unique within world cinema and, as it passes its landmark 100 - year anniversary, deserving of far more global recognition. Sessions will be led by Lalit Mohan Joshi alongside Kusum Pant Joshi and Raza Ali Abidi.

A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930-1951) A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930-1951)
From 2014-05-12 to 2014-05-12

SACF is working on a film heritage project titled: _A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930 --1951)_. Among the findings of the project are two actors of Indian origin who rose to international stardom -- Merle Oberon and Sabu -- on whom we are focusing through the events given below. Please check our website: www.southasiancinema.com for other events and activities linked to this project.

A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930-1951) A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930-1951)
From 2014-04-14 to 2014-04-14

SACF is working on a film heritage project titled: _A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930 --1951)_. Among the findings of the project are two actors of Indian origin who rose to international stardom -- Merle Oberon and Sabu -- on whom we are focusing through the events given below. Please check our website: www.southasiancinema.com for other events and activities linked to this project.

A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930-1951) A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930-1951)
From 2014-01-05 to 2014-01-05

SACF is working on a film heritage project titled: _A Hidden Heritage: Indo-British Collaboration in Cinema in UK (1930 --1951)_. Among the findings of the project are two actors of Indian origin who rose to international stardom -- Merle Oberon and Sabu -- on whom we are focusing through the events given below. Please check our website: www.southasiancinema.com for other events and activities linked to this project.

Indian Films at 57th London Film Festival  India Indian Films at 57th London Film Festival India
From 2013-10-09 to 2013-10-20

The Indian films screened at the 57th London Film Festival send a clear message that independent filmmakers in India are gradually emerging and beginning to change the landscape of popular cinema. The film that became a reference point for audiences in London was Ritesh Batra's _Lunch Box_. The buzz created by this refreshing film was followed by veteran Buddhadeb Dasgupta's _Sniffer_ (_Anwar Ka Ajab Kissa_) and Ritup....