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Threads | She Creates to Conquer

THURSDAY, OCT 22, 2015 || 6:30PM || SEATTLE ASIAN ART MUSEUM, SEATTLE  THREADS Directed by Cathy Stevulak Runtime: 30 mins Country: Bangladesh Language: Bengali/English Year: 2015   Logline: Women artisans, once destitute young mothers, have supported their families over the past 30 years, stitch by stitch. Synopsis: Down a narrow lane flanked by garment factories they… Read more »

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What the Fields Remember

SUNDAY, OCT 18, 2015 || 3PM || SIFF FILM CENTER UPSTAIRS, SEATTLE  WHAT THE FIELDS REMEMBER Directed by Subasri Krishnan Runtime: 52min Country: India Language: Bengali Year: 2015   Logline: On 18th February 1983, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, more than 2000 Muslims were killed in the town of Nellie and its surrounding villages in Assam, India…. Read more »

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Songs of the Bards of Bengal- The Bauls and Fakirs | The Decision

SATURDAY, OCT 24, 2015 || 7PM || CARCO THEATER, RENTON SONGS OF THE BARDS OF BENGAL Directed by Monalisa Dasgupta Runtime: 45min Country: India Language: Bengali/English Year: 2014 Logline: Bauls and Fakirs are wandering minstrels in Bengal who sing traditional songs of love, humanity and devotion, with an underlying philosophy that connects the dots between the… Read more »