Department of Asian Studies
Department of Asian Studies

Film Screening: Tumbbad

Wed, December 5, 2018 | AFS Cinema - 6226 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, Texas 78752

6:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Film Screening: Tumbbad

TUMBBAD
India | 2018 | 109 min I Hindi with English subtitles
Directed by Rahi Anil Barve and Adesh Prasad

Come watch this GLOBE nomination contender thriller film that has critics and movie-goers gripped onto the edge of their seats!

Indie Meme Member Mixer: 6:00 pm
Memers - join us to mingle and chat with fellow film lovers @AFS lobby.

Movie Screening: 7.15pm
followed by Skype Q&A with the film-maker

India, 19th century: on the outskirts of a decrepit village called Tumbbad lives Vinayak, the stubborn, conniving and illegitimate son of the village lord, obsessed with mythical ancestral treasure. He suspects the secret of the treasure lies with his great-grandmother, a witch, who has been sleeping for centuries. Confronting her finally puts him face to face with the guardian of the treasure, an evil fallen god.

Tickets are available online.

Sponsored by: South Asia Institute and IndieMeme

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