THE ORPHANAGE -PARWARESHGAH

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Indie Meme presents THE ORPHANAGE - A US PREMIERE

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THE ORPHANAGE - PARWARESHGAH

(Denmark, Afghanistan | Fiction | Drama |1hr 30min | Dari, Russian, Hindi)

Skype QA with filmmaker Shahrbanoo Sadat

Cast - Qodratollah Qadiri, Sediqa Rasuli, Masihullah Feraji, Hasibullah Rasooli, Ahmad Fayaz Osmani, Anwar Hashimi

Director: Shahrbanoo Sadat

Set in late 1980s, 15 year old Qodrat was brought to the Soviet Orphanage. He is a big Bollywood fan and he daydreams himself into some of his favorite movie scenes. But in Kabul the political situation is changing. Qodrat and all the children want to defend their home. Inspired by true events.

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MOVIE PREVIEW - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hgsjbrAurGg

AWARDS/ACCOLADES

Winner- Best Film - Reykjavik International Film Festival

Nominee - Best Youth Film - Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Nominee - New Director's competition - Chicago International Film Festival

Nominee - CineCoPro Award - Munich Film Festival

Nominee - International Competition - Odessa International Film Festival

Nominee - Sakhalin International Film Festival

INTERNATIONAL SCREENINGS

Cannes

Torino Film Lab

This feature is preceded by 2 short films.

GLITCH (India/Short film/ 14 min / Hindi & English)

ELEPHANT BIRD (Afghanistan/Short film/ 14 min/ Dari)

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Non-Member Ticket : $12

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