A THROW OF DICE (PRAPANCHA PASH)

Live musical accompaniment by Guenter Buchwald and Frank Bockius
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Showings

Castro TheatreSun, Jun 3 12:00 PM
$17 general / $15 member
No Service Fees!
Not Available
 
Film Info
Director:Franz Osten
Cast:Seeta Devi
Himansu Rai
Charu Roy
Year:1929
Country:India
Total Run Time:74 min.

Description

Inspired by a tale in the Mahabharata, A Throw of Dice tells the story of two kings vying for the hand of a young woman. Filmed entirely on location in India, the film features Indian screen legends in the starring roles, a cast of more than 10,000 extras, and stunning visuals that capture exquisite landscapes.

Print courtesy of the British Film Institute


Special support provided by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences


Copresented by the 3rd i Film Festival