Independent Cinema: House of Fortune & Parallel Parking

Date(s) - 16/06/2023
6:30 pm - 8:45 pm


By projecting independent film screenings, Alliance Française de Delhi in collaboration with Aravali International Film Festival demonstrates its commitment to promoting artistic expression, cultural diversity, and providing a platform for emerging talents. Through its dedication to showcasing unique and thought-provoking films, the institution contributes to the growth and appreciation of independent cinema within its community and beyond.

Date: 16th June 2023

Film Screening 1 – House of Fortune
Director: Adel Mashoori
Duration: 15 min
Time: 6:30 pm

Plot: Rahil mohajer was buried alive by her husband and her father on her wedding night because they thought she wasn’t a virgin.

Film Screening 2 – Parallel Parking
Director: Aby Rao
Duration: 1h14
Time: 6:50 pm

Plot: Dechen, an undocumented worker, and Oscar, a reckless truck driver plagued by addiction, are immigrants to the United States who arrived under traumatic circumstances. Oscar teaches Dechen to drive, and Dechen provides companionship and support to Oscar through his failing health. Their relationship develops and deepens across identity differences due to reciprocity and their shared love of food.

Venue: ML Bhartia Auditorium, Alliance Française de Delhi

Free entry | Open to all | Limited seats