Screenings each day, March 14 to 16, will conclude the South Asian Documentary Film Festival.
Each event is set for 3:30 p.m. in the SoCA Armouries Performance Hall at 37 University Ave. E.
- Thursday, March 14, Overruled, by Farnaz Jurabchian and Mohammadreza Jurabchian
Examines the lives and hopes of young Afghan refugees working in tennis clubs in Iran.
- Friday, March 15, Fireflies in the Abyss, by Chandrasekhar Reddy
Recounts the experiences of Nepali migrants in the rat-hole coal mines of Meghalaya, where lives of people living on the margins intertwine.
- Saturday, March 16, Demons in Paradise, by Jude Ratnam
Offers an analysis from inside of the two-and-half decade long civil war in Sri Lanka.
The festival is sponsored by the Department of Communication, Media and Film; the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences; and the women’s and gender studies program. All events are free and open to the public. Find details on the festival website.