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2014 Seattle Asian American Film Festival

SAMEER AND THE GIANT SAMOSA

Directed by Faroukh Virani

United States / 2016 / Comedy / 5 mins

Plays In:
WHO YOU CALLING SHORT? (FREE NARRATIVE SHORTS PROGRAM)

Northwest Film Forum Screen 2
February 24, 2017 5:30 pm

Description

Sameer and the Giant Samosa is a dark comedy about a newlywed Indian couple and their diverging views on marriage and tradition. A surreal turn of events reveals the groom’s true, hidden appetites.


Director's Bio

Faroukh Virani is a Los Angeles based director and editor who has completed studies in Film Production at USC’s School of Cinematic Arts (MFA) and NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts (BFA). Growing up, his parents operated an Indian video rental store and the style of ‘Bollywood’ cinema greatly influences his creative work. Faroukh’s USC Thesis film, VIMANA, has screened at various film festivals including the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, CAAMFest, and most recently part of PBS’ Online Film Festival.



Plays in

  1. WHO YOU CALLING SHORT? (FREE NARRATIVE SHORTS PROGRAM)

    A collection of narrative short films. This program is free and seats will be available on a first come, first served basis.

    In This Program: BLACK THREAD, FOR THE LOVE OF MANGOS, HAPPY BIRTHDAY, CLAIRE, I WON’T MISS YOU, PHỞMILY FEUD, SAMEER AND THE GIANT SAMOSA, TWENTY YEARS


Dates & Times

Plays In:
WHO YOU CALLING SHORT? (FREE NARRATIVE SHORTS PROGRAM)

Northwest Film Forum Screen 2
February 24, 2017 5:30 pm