Screening: Ground-Breaking Gujarati and Kachchhi Film "Dhaad" + Director Talkback
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Please join us for a screening of the first ever Gujarati and Kachchhi movie, Dhaad (the raid). Dhaad was shot in the desert and coastal terrains of the Kachchhi district of Gujarat state in India with one of the finest actors and directors of Indian cinema. The movie is celebrated for its mobilization of rural communities with their folk music, arts, crafts, and access to their villages in making of this movie. The Kachchhi people, who have been affected by multiple natural disasters such as droughts, desertification, earthquake, and famine, tell their own story through this movie.As a bonus, the film's director, Paresh Naik, will be available for a Q&A session after the movie.The film is based on a short story situated in the late 1950s of the interior rural landscape of Kachchh district of Gujarat, India on the western border of Pakistan. *Suggested Donation: $10. Proceeds support BloomBars. Free organic popcorn.BloomScreen Indie Film Night is a weekly series of independent and foreign films, accompanied by discussions with filmmakers, experts, and other guests.
- Start:September 18, 2018
- End:September 18, 2018
- Where:BloomBars, 3222 11th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20010
- Event Type: Festivals & Fairs, Food & Dining
- Ticket Price:N/A