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Past Event

Asia Films: 13th Tasveer South Asian Film Festival Opening

Sep 28 2018

Seattle Art Museum

Plestcheeff Auditorium

5:30 PM – 11 PM

Come celebrate with us as we kick off the country’s largest South Asian film festival!

Asim Abbasi, 125 min, Pakistan/UK, 2018.
Presented with Tasveer

When the aging patriarch of the Jamali family in Karachi is taken ill, his eldest daughter and sole caregiver, Zareen, is forced to reconnect with her sister, Zara, on her return from London. Burdened with guilt and resentments, the sisters must confront the wounds of their past and realize that sometimes the only way for a family to move on, is by finding a way back.

Urdu, with English subtitles. Reception to follow.

Director Asim Abbasi and actress Sanam Saeed will be in attendance.

South Hall doors open for general admission ticket holders at 6:30 pm. VIP tickets include admission to a pre-film reception at 5:30 pm.

$55-100; SAM members $45-90
Photo: Indus Talkies

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