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The New Talkies

An evening-length program featuring live narrations of film clips from both cult classics and mainstream blockbusters. SEPT 22, SAN FRANCISCO

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The Hate Man, second screening

Celebrate the memory of The Hate Man, Street Philosopher on what would have been his 81st birthday with this quirky, entertaining and moving filmed portrait. SEPT 24, SAN FRANCISCO

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3rd i co-presents at BAMPFA

Amit Dutta’s Cinematic Museum is a series of films exploring the visual arts of India.

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Support 3rd i!

You can double or even triple your gift’s value! Matching gifts provide much-needed funds to help bring films and artists to audiences. Click the pic for more.

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Thank you!

Thank you to our San Francisco and Cupertino audiences for making the 14th annual San Francisco International South Asian Film Festival a resounding success!

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3rd i Film Festival Info

About 3rd i

From art-house classics to documentary films, from innovative visions to next-level Bollywood: 3rd i promotes diverse images of South Asians through independent film.

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3rd i’s 15th Annual SF International Film Festival will take place November 9-12 in San Francisco, and November 18 in Cupertino this year!

Thank you for helping make 3rd i’s 2016 Film Festival such a resounding success!! We couldn’t have done it without the dedication of our board, staff and volunteers, the generosity of our sponsors and partners, and the passionate support of our audience members. Here’s wishing a blockbuster 2017 for each and every one of you!…

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  • Fri 22

    The New Talkies

    September 22 @ 8:00 pm
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