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7 Days in Slow Motion
Director:
Umakanth Thumrugoti
Cast:
Teja, Kunal Sharma, Shiva Varma, Rajeshwari Sacdev, Ayesha Jaleel, etc
Language:
English
Running Time:
100 mins
Screening:
7:00 pm, January 22, 2010.

              
12:30 pm, January 23, 2010.
Amal
Director:
Richie Mehta
Cast:
Rupinder Nagra, Naseeruddin Shah, Seema Biswas, Koel Purie, Roshan Seth, Vik Sahay, etc
Language:
Hindi (with subtitles)
Running Time:
101 mins
Screening:
9:00pm,
January 23, 2010.
Bombay Summer
Director:
Joseph Mathew Varghese
Cast:
Tannishtha Chatterjee, Jatin Goswami, Samrat Chakrabarti, Gaurav Dwivedi, etc
Language:
English/Hindi (with subtitles)
Running Time:
105 Mins
Screening:
5:30pm, January 24, 2010.
Little Zizou
Director:
Sooni Taraporevala
Cast:
Boman Irani, Sohrab Ardeshir, Zenobia Shroff, Shernaz Patel, Imaad Shah, John Abraham, etc
Language:
English, some Hindi/Gujarati (with subtitles)
Running Time:
101 mins
Screening:
6:00pm, January 23, 2010.
Tahaan
Director:
Santosh Sivan
Cast:
Purav Bhandare, Anupam Kher, Sarika, Rahul Bose, Victor Banerjee, Rahul Khanna, etc
Language:
Hindi (with subtitles)
Running Time:
105 mins
Screening:
7:00pm, January 23, 2010.
Gulabi Talkies
Director:
Girish Kasaravalli
Cast:
Umashree, K.G. Krishna Murthy, M.D. Pallavi, Poornima Mohan, Ashok Sandip etc
Language:
Kannada (with subtitles)
Running Time:
122 mins
Screening:
2:50pm, January 24, 2010.
Gabhricha Paus (The Damned Rain)
Director:
Satish Manwar
Cast:
Girish Kulkarni, Sonali Kulkarni, Jyoti Subhash, Veena Jamkar, Ammanul Attar, etc
Language:
Marathi (with subtitles)
Running Time:
100 mins
Screening:
5:00pm, January 24, 2010.
Kanchivaram
Director:
Priyadarshan
Cast:
Prakash Raj, Shriya Reddy, Shammu, Geetha Vijayan, etc
Language:
Tamil (with subtitles)
Running Time:
117 mins
Screening:
3:00pm, January 23, 2010.
Pazhassi Raja
Director:
T. Hariharan
Cast:
Mammootty, Sarath Kumar, Thilakan, Suresh Krishna, Manoj K Jayan, Kaniha, Padmapriya, etc
Language:
Malayalam (NO SUBTITLES)
Running Time:
195 mins
Screening:
10:45am, January 23, 2010.
The Salt Stories
Direction/Story/Producer:
Lalit Vachani
Crew:
Mrinal Desai, Anita Kushwaha, Lalit Vachani, Menno Boerema
Language:
Hindi, Gujarati & English
Running Time:
84 mins
Screening:
2:30pm, January 24, 2010.
Anything for You
Director:
Anand Alagappan
Cast:
Sam Ghosh, Julie Fine, Pooja Kumar, Aaron Mathias, etc
Language:
English
Running Time:
90 mins
Screening:
2:30pm, January 23, 2010.
Chath
Director:
Hyder Bilgrami & Tirthankar Das
Cast:
Sanjay Malhotra, Liyakat Khan, Charu Gupta, Sarah Tyler, Shayna Glassman
Language:
Hindi (with subtitles)
Running Time:
97 mins
Screening:
12:00pm, January 24, 2010.

This film is intended for mature audiences only.
Wake up Sid
Director:
Ayan Mukherjee
Cast:
Ranbir Kapoor, Konkona Sen Sharma, Namit Das, Rahul Khanna, Anupam Kher, Kainaz Motivala, Supriya Pathak, Kashmira Shah, etc
Language:
Hindi (with subtitles)
Running Time:
138 mins
Screening:
12:00pm, January 24, 2010.
 
SHORT FILMS
Kissing Miss Jones
Writer/Producer/Director:
Chandra Pemmaraju
Cast:
Lavrenti Lopes, Khushboo Shah, Christopher Peuler, Meredith Dillard, Julie Donahue, Kyle Donahue, Collin James, Aaron Katter, Nadia Rahman, Aditi P. Solanki
Language:
English
Running Time:
23 mins
A short Woody Allenesque comedy set in New York, Kissing Miss Jones is about Baal Pathak, a self doubting paranoid guy..Like Oscar Wilde's quote 'A Kiss may ruin a human life', the film Kissing Miss Jones is about how a kiss ruined Baal Pathak's life.
Screening:
2:30pm & 7:00pm, January 23, 2010.
Sukrit's Sundays
Sukrit's Sundays
Writer/Producer/Director:
Vasant Nath
Language:
Silent Movie
Running Time:
8 mins
A film about childhood memories, and how they lodge themselves permanently in our hearts very early in our lives. It is a very short, very sensitive silent film creating the atmosphere of all our childhoods gone by. Little Sukrit visits his grandfather every Sunday, only to learn the importance of this ritual later.
Screening:
9:00 pm, January 23, 2010.
Ismael
Ismael
Writer/Producer/Director:
Ambarish Manepalli
Language:
English/Hindi
Running Time:
9 mins
An Indian motel owner is forced to question his relationship with his Pakistani employee in the face of an investigation.
Screening:
12:30 pm, January 23, 2010.

                
2:30 pm, January 24, 2010.
Kavi
Writer/Producer/Director:
Gregg Helvey
Cast:
Sagar Salunke, Ulhas Tayade, Rajesh Kumar, Madhavi Juvekar, Debu Bhattacharya, Rishi Raj Singh, Mukesh Barahti, etc
Language:
Hindi (with subtitles)
Running Time:
19 mins
Kavi is a boy in India who wants to play cricket and go to school, but instead he is forced to work in a brick kiln as a modern-day slave. Unsatisfied with his fate, Kavi must either accept what hes always been told, or fight for a different life even if hes unsure of the ultimate outcome.
Screening:
5:00pm & 5:30pm, January 24, 2010.
OTHER
Music Video Segment
Programmed & Hosted by Deejay Ra(Raoul Juneja)
Running Time:
60 Mins
The IIFF Tampa Bay will be making history as the first South Asian film festival in the US to introduce a music video segment celebrating South Asian music videos as an exciting form of cinema. Programmed and hosted by well known music personality Raoul Juneja (a.k.a. Deejay Ra), the segment highlights the growing independent movement of South Asian music artists from around the world, representing genres of pop, rock, hip-hop, dance, and many more.
Screening:
9:15pm, January 23, 2010.
Red White & Brown
Red, White and Brown (Presented by Russell Peters in person.)
Performances:
Russell Peters
Running Time:
78 mins
"Red, White & Brown" was recorded at The WAMU Theatre at Madison Square Garden on February 2nd, 2008 before a sold-out audience. Comedian Russell Peters is known for his skillful skewering of racial stereotypes and colorful descriptions of his childhood in South Asia, and as the cameras roll to capture every hilarious moment of Peters' stand up comedy special, the laughs don't stop until the house lights come up.
Screening:
5:00pm, January 23, 2010.
Red White & Brown
When Art Meets Business
Filmmaking and Finance in the Global Market.
Panel:
Lindsey Guthrie, Lawrence Haber, Tom Garrett, Prashant Shah, etc
Time:
6:00pm, January 23, 2010.
 
3 Day Festival Pass ($50.00)
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VIP OPENING RECEPTION & SCREENING ($50.00)
Walk the red carpet with film-makers, industry professionals and local leaders and join us at the VIP reception, the opening feature screening and the After-Party. 1 drink ticket per pass. Pass admits one.
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Opening Feature & After Party - Friday ($15.00)
Admit one for the Opening Feature Screening, Q&A session with film makers and the After Party.
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Day Pass - Saturday ($25.00)
Admit one to all films and events on Saturday.
[Excludes After Party on Saturday]
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Day Pass - Sunday ($15.00)
Admit one to all films and events on Sunday.
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Individual Films ($10.00)
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