United States Consulate General, Hyderabad & Hyderabad Film Club Present-Screening of Mitsein
When:Tuesday, March 8, 2011
Introduction: JULIET WURR, Public Affairs Officer, U.S. Consulate General , Hyderabad
Montage Film: THE WOMAN IN ME – In Honor of International Women’s Day English, Duration 2 min
Poetry Reading: 2 Poems by SAROJINI NAIDU read by actors PRITHAM K. CHAKRAVARTHY and BINDU MADHAVI
- NUPUR [Ankle Bracelets], English, Duration 10 min
- MITSEIN, English, Duration 60 min
Filmmaker Q&A: APARNA MALLADI [Producer, Writer & Director]
FILM SYNOPSIS : Coined by the philosopher Martin Heidegger, MITSEIN means ‘To Be With’. One day Moksha sees a painting of herself in an art gallery that reflects her life. She fervently looks for the artist of the painting to give her an alternate image. When the artist refuses, Moksha finds a way to change the painting and her sad truth.
FILMMAKER BIOGRAPHY : Born and raised in India, Aparna Malladi is an award winning filmmaker based out of Los Angeles. Her award winning short film NUPUR [Ankle Bracelets] was screened at more than 25 international film festivals. MITSEIN is her debut award winning feature starring Smriti Mishra is currently touring the festival circuit.