All movies (current & past)
From 7th to 9th November 2014 the „New Generations – Independent Indian Film Festival” will bring highlights of the new Indian Cinema to Frankfurt. The festival is still unique in Germany and has been very well received beyond Frankfurt. Again in 2014 at the renowned cinema Orfeos Erben we will present fascinating high quality productions from the genres feature and documentary, among them some Germany premieres.
Friday, 07 November 2014, 07:00 pm / Hesse/ North-Rhine-Westphalie-Premiere
Jabya, a Dalit boy, wants to lead a normal life and longs for a romantic life, but fails dramatically due to the Indian caste system. Fandry rocks all the festivals in Europe.
Friday, 7 November, 9:15 pm / German premieres / Curated and presented by Madhuja Mukherjee/Kolkata
This collection presents a new definition of contemporary film practices in India as it brings together a cluster of experimental and shorts. The series of films showcase present-day images of changing urban landscapes, which are deeply linked with ideas of the self, other, gender and sexuality.
Saturday, 8 November 14, 7 pm / German premiere / With producer and scriptwritere Anna Soler-Pont (Barcelona)
Two sisters, forcibly separated 30 years before, find each other again. A story of hope and love across Mumbai and Barcelona. From India to the Mediterranean and all the way back. Indian film star and director Nandita Das (Fire, I Am) plays a leading role.
Sunday, 9 November 14, 05:00 pm
Dulal, a brooding, self conscious writer and his hustler friend, Mainak dream to write a Bollywood film. Their picaresque journey brings them in a position where they are forced to choose between friendship, love and a big break. Besides exploring the subculture of migrant writers in the city’s western suburbs, the film also talks about their hopes and ontological anxiety.