New York, July 22, 2010: Engendered is proud to announce the third edition of I-VIEW FILM 2010 from September 18th through the 26th, 2010 at Asia Society, Tribeca Cinemas, Big Cinemas Manhattan. The packed week will screen over 25 features, documentaries and shorts with over 20 North American, US or NY premieres, many of which will be star studded Red Carpets. Adding glamour will be satellite events like galas, thematic fashion shows by India and Pakistan’s top designers, after-parties and industry events. This cutting edge cinematic and entertainment extravaganza presents contemporary South Asia’s most vital voices in film. Ranging from art-house/independent to mainstream Bollywood; festival favorites to under-the-radar docs; classics to experimental & avant-garde; the festival features a dynamic selection from the entire continuum of South-Asian cinema.
About Engendered: Engendered is the trans-national arts and human rights organization focused on exploring the complex realities of gender and sexuality in the South Asian Diaspora. Based in New York, Engendered presents an annual four-part festival that brings together the best in contemporary South Asian performance, music, visual arts, and cinema. Both a political and aesthetic festival, Engendered uses the medium of arts and culture to create change and promote social justice by initiating public dialogue around women’s issues, gender inequity, sexual orientation, and minority and health rights. For more information about the organization, please visit www.engendered.org.
Center piece screening featuring Q&A with actor/creative Director Rituparno Ghosh, Raima Sen, and Director Kaushik Ganguly.
Opening Feature ‘I Am’. Red carpet with Sanjay Suri, Juhi Chawla, Purab Kohli, Arjun Mathur, and Director Onir.
US Premiere of India’s most successful digital film – Love Sex aur Dhoka, with director Dibakar Banerjee.
Opening Night Doc Feature ‘Bhutto’ (Official Selection Sundance)
Red carpet with Helen, Zeenat Aman, Rituparna Sengupta, Director Sanjay Sharma
Accompanying her film ‘Dunno Y!!! Na Jaane Kyun?’ "Paromitar Ek Din"
Special screening during opening night as part of ‘Contraband Pakistan: Debunking Stereotypes’one of the festival themes
with accompanying director Rituparno Ghosh, and Raima Sen
Red carpet with Director Vinay Shukla, actors Konkana Sen, Raima Sen
World Premiere with accompanying cast and crew
Special screening of Mehreen Jabbar’s Saayey starring Nandita Das, followed by Q&A with the Director.
Retrospective Screening of Aparna Sen’s ‘Parama’ followed by Q&A with the director.
accompanied with Vishal Bhardwaj, Abhishek Chaubey, Arshad Warsi
accompanied with Director Vishal Bhardwaj
Konkona Sen stars in ‘Mirch’, and is accompanying her directorial debut ‘NaamKaran’
JuhiChawla accompanying the feature film ‘I Am’
Rahul Bose accompanying the feature film ‘I Am’
Onir &Sanjay Suri accompanying Onir’s feature film ‘I Am’
Zeenat Aman accompanying the film ‘Dunno Y…Na Jane Kyu?’