Launch of South Asian Film Festival, 9th edition- Sun. Sept. 29; Festival runs Oct. 25-27 & Nov. 1-3

Films from the Indian subcontinent and its diaspora

Kabir Centre for Arts & Culture


The South Asian Film Festival of Montréal, 9th edition

Mark these dates in your fall calendar

Oct. 25-27 and Nov. 1-3

Now celebrating its 9th year, the South Asian Film Festival of Montréal (SAFFM) is committed to showcasing new artistic work that fosters discussion and explores the world we inhabit. The Festival is a platform for filmmakers worldwide whose films have a focus on South Asia and the South Asian diaspora. SAFFMontreal offers an eclectic mix of thought-provoking films aiming to entertain, inform and empower audiences, as well as animated post-screening discussions with distinguished panelists.

Launch of South Asian Film Festival of Montréal 2019

Sunday, September 29, 5:30pm

KAIFINAMA a look at the life and art of Urdu poet Kaifi Azmi

Concordia University Hall Building H-110, 1455, de Maisonneuve West

Actress Shabana Azmi and director Sumantra Ghosal will attend the talk-back

Kaifinama trailer


The films for the 2019 edition will be announced shortly.

All films are subtitled in English and French.

Tickets: $10 per film, Festival Passport $50; on sale soon.

SOUTH ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL OF MONTRÉAL, Oct. 25-27 and Nov. 1-3, 2019

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