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    Film Screening – Frost/Nixon

      Date Friday – November 2, 2012 – 6:00  PM Location    Institute for Peace and Secular Studies   Directed by: Ron Howard Screenplay: Peter Morgan Genre: Drama Duration: 122 mins Language: English Frost/Nixon is a 2008 historical drama film based on the 2006 play of the same name by Peter

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    Film Screening – The Ides of March

      Date/Time: Friday, 31st August, 2012 – 6 PM Director: George Clooney Writers: George Clooney (screenplay), Grant Heslov (screenplay) Genre: Drama Duration: 101 mins The Ides of March is a 2011 American political drama film directed by Academy Award-Winner George Clooney from a screenplay written by Clooney, along with Grant

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    Figuring the Fanqar: History & Identity in Contemporary Pakistani Film

      Time Friday – July 27, 2012 – 17:00 Location     Office # 709, Al Qadir Heights, 1 Babar Block, New Garden Town, Lahore, Pakistan Introduction Ms. Salma Siddiqui, an Indian scholar currently visiting Lahore for her PhD field work to discuss the topic in an interactive session focusing

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    Film Screening – Phas Gaye Re Obama

      Time: Friday, 20 July 2012 – 19:00 Location: Institute for Peace and Secular Studies – Room 709, Al Qadir Heights, 1 Babar Block, New Garden Town, Lahore, Pakistan Synopsis: Phas Gaye Re Obama is a 2010 Bollywood satire film directed by Subhash Kapoor and starring Rajat Kapoor, Neha Dhupia,

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    Film Screening – Haal

      Time: Friday July 6, 2012 – 19:00 Location: Institute for Peace and Secular Studies – Office # 709, Al Qadir Heights, 1 Babar Block, New Garden Town, Lahore, Pakistan Director: Assad Zulfiqar Khan Writers: Assad Zulfiqar Khan, Mehreen Kasana Genre: Short, Drama, History Duration: 23 min Synopsis: Set in

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  • Film Screening – Pinjar

      Screening of Film ‘Pinjar‘ Director: Chandra Prakash Dwivedi Writer: Amrita Pritam (Novel, Story, Dialogue), Chandra Prakash Dwivedi (screenplay) Genre: Drama Duration: 180 mins Language: Hindi Introduction: Pinjar is a 2003 film about Hindu-Muslim problems during the time around the partition of India. The film is based on a Punjabi

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  • Film Screening – Meenaxi: A Tale of Three Cities

      Dhanak Film Club invites you at the screening of Meenaxi : A Tale of  Three Cities Director:  M.F. Hussain Genre: Drama. Language: Hindi Time: August 12, 2010 –  4 – 6 PM Venue: Institute for Peace and Secular Studies Synopsis: The film centers on Hyderabad novelist Nawab who is

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  • Film Screening – Swades – We, the People

      Dhanak Film Club invites you at the screening of the film: Swades – We, the People Director: Ashutosh Gowariker Screenplay: Ashutosh Gowariker Story: Ashutosh Gowariker, M. G. Sathya Duration: 194 mins Genre: Drama Language: Hindi/English Introduction A successful Indian scientist returns to an Indian village to take his nanny

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