All movies (current & past)
Friday 30 October, 7 pm
Festival opening – Frankfurt premiere
To escape the civil war in Sri Lanka, a former soldier, a young woman and a little girl pose as a family. They end up settling in a housing project outside Paris. They barely know one another, but try to build a life together.
Freitag 30. Oktober 15, 21:00 Uhr, Frankfurt
Freitag 13. November 15, 21:30 Uhr, Cologne
The program features a wide range of international short films focusing India, exclusively German premieres. In 2015 the first New Generations Short Film Wallah Award will be granted.
Saturday 31st October, 3.45 pm – Frankfurt Orfeos Erben
Friday 13th November, 7.30 pm – Köln, Filmclub 813
India’s official entry for the Oscars 2016
Narayan Kamble, an ageing folk singer is accused of performing an inflammatory song which might have incited a sewage worker to commit suicide. As the trial unfolds, the personal lives of the lawyers and the judge involved in the case are observed outside the court.
Saturday 31 October, 7 pm
Frankfurt premiere – Coproducer Riddhi Jha will be present
Filmmaker Leslee Udwin examines the society and values of India after a 23-year-old medical student is raped and murdered on a bus.
Sunday 1 November, 5 pm
European premiere – Director Dr. Biju will be present
Perariyathavar (Names Unknown) tells the story of marginalized people in Kerala through the life of a father and his eight year old son.