Creaking Projectors, in an effort to bring some of the best world films to the Hyderabad audience every week, is screening an Indian comedy film made in English, titled "Flavors", on 4th July, at the Taj Deccan.
The cast of the flick includes Anjan Srivastav, Bharathi Achrekar, Reef Kareem, Anupam Mittal, Jicky Schnee, Pooja Kumar, Sireesha Katragadda, and Gaurang Vyas.
Flavors (read the fullhyd.com review here
) is a 2004 romantic comedy film concerning Indian immigrants in America. It was written and directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D K, and was their second collaboration after Shaadi.com (2001).
It tells the stories of 13 different main characters in 5 parallel story lines. The marriage of NRI Rads (Anupam Mittal) to his American fiancee (Jicky Schnee) brings his family to the US where they quickly adapt to American ways. Meanwhile, Kartik (Reef Karim) tries to maintain a long distance relationship with his friend Rachna (Pooja Kumar), and the bored housewife Sangita (Sireesha Katragadda) is neglected by her workaholic husband (Gaurang Vyas).
Flavors was an official selection at the Cairo International Film Festival, the Hamptons International Film Festival, the Milan Film Festival, the Hawaii International Film Festival, the Bangkok International Film Festival, the San Francisco International Film Festival, the Asian American International Film Festival and the Mumbai Film Festival.
Nidimoru and Krishna D K received a nomination for Best Emerging Directors at the Asian American International Film Festival in New York. The film also won the President Award at the 2003 Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival. Pooja Kumar received the Screen Actors Guild Emerging Actor Award for her performance.
Entry tickets are priced at Rs. 100 per head. Please contact 98668-89042 for further details.