Austin Dec 5th 2017 | DFW Dec 7th 2017
India/2017/106 Minutes/ Hindi with English Subtitles
The chief of security is reluctant to let them do so. Taking his duty very seriously, Newton steals his gun and points it on the chief of forces till the villagers cast their votes. He even keeps him at gunpoint after their voting for the remaining two minutes of his official duty. The security forces then beat him up out of frustration. The movie concludes with a shot of the area 6 months later, showing mining activity ongoing, the Chief of security is shown shopping and indulging his wife and daughter over a bottle of olive oil. Newton is shown in his office keeping up with his old ways before a visit by the local election officer Malko and they agree to have tea but as per rules followed by Newton in the lunch time.
Tuesday, December 5th 2017 | 7:00 - 9:00 PM
AFS Cinema, 6406 N IH-35 Suite 3100, Austin, Texas 78752
***Director Amit Masurkar will be present for a post-screening Q&A***
Amit Masurkar is born and brought up in Mumbai and studied in IES School, Dadar. Amit dropped out of an engineering course at Manipal Institute of Technology at the age of 20 to pursue filmmaking. He later acquired a BA degree in History from Mumbai University.