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2015 Seattle Asian American Film Festival

Vimana

Directed by Faroukh Virani

Short Film / USA / 2014 / Sci-fi / 17 mins

Plays In:
Animated, Horror, and Sci-Fi Shorts (FREE)

Northwest Film Forum Screen 2 (small theater)
February 14, 2015 9:00 pm First come, first served

Description

Set in the near future, three Indian astronauts are on a one-way trip to a distant planet, Gliese 581g. Unfortunately, the ship’s captain passes away after an adverse reaction to the hyper-sleep. Now it’s up to the two remaining astronauts to land the vessel in his memory.


Director's Bio

Faroukh Virani is a Los Angeles based director/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 Indian cinema greatly influences his sensibility and work. Faroukh is interested in bringing South Asian stories to diverse genres.



Plays in

  1. Animated, Horror, and Sci-Fi Shorts (FREE)

    A collection of shorts including Behind My Behind, Jimmy Loves Juice, Steadfast Stanley, I Ain't Afraid of No Ghost, Happy Fun Room, H7N3, and Vimana

    In This Program: Jimmy Loves Juice, Steadfast Stanley, I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghost, Happy Fun Room, H7N3, Vimana, Behind my Behind


Dates & Times

Plays In:
Animated, Horror, and Sci-Fi Shorts (FREE)

Northwest Film Forum Screen 2 (small theater)
February 14, 2015 9:00 pm First come, first served