New York Indian Film Festival 2013: Opening Night Red Carpet Photos (NYIFF)

The 2013 NYIFF is holding screenings at Tribeca Cinemas and NYU's Skirball Center through May 4th.

The 13th Annual New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) is underway, having begun on April 30th with the film Dekh Tamasha Dekh by director Feroz Abbas Khan. To celebrate the opening night, the NYIFF organizers invited Indian filmmakers, actors and more to partake in the red carpet and gala dinner following the film screening. PopMatters has the schedule of screenings below some red carpet photos. To see the slate and to purchase tickets for any of the remaining NYIFF movies, please visit their website.

Thursday, May 2:

Delhi Diaries, To-Let and Much Ado About Knotting - 4:00 pm, Theatre 1 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Daadi and Shunyo Awnko - 4:00 pm, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Shahid - Centerpiece selection with Human Rights Watch Film Festival - 6:00 pm, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Sati and Hansa - 6:30 pm, Theatre 1 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Silvatein and Fireflies - 9:00 pm, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Sikh Formaggio and Baavra Mann - Celebrating 100 Years of Indian Cinema - 9:30 pm, Theatre 1 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Friday, May 3:

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro - Celebrating 100 Years of Indian Cinema - 4:00 pm, Theatre 1 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Dosa Hunt and Oonga - 4:00 pm, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Akashathinte Niram (Color of Sky) - 6:30 pm, Theatre 1 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Khaana and Jadoo - Special Screening - 6:45 pm, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Garam Hawa - Celebrating 100 Years of Indian Cinema - 9:00 pm, Theatre 1 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Investment - 9:00 pm, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Philippe Dilip Visits Mr. Pickles and Aatma - 11:59 pm at Tribeca Cinemas.

Saturday, May 4:

Shunyo Awnko - 10:00 am, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Daadi and When Hari Got Married - Special Mobile Bollywood - 12:00 noon, Theatre 1 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Romancing with Life and Listen Amaya - 12:00 noon, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Kalpana - Celebrating 100 Years of Indian Cinema - 2:30 pm, Theatre 2 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Please Don’t Beat Me Sir - Human Rights Watch Film Festival - 3:00 pm, Theatre 1 at Tribeca Cinemas.

Filmistaan - Closing Night Film - 6:00 pm at Skirball Center for Performing Arts.

Additional NYIFF red carpet images are posted on Facebook!

Director Nikhil Mahajan

Actress Pooja Kumar

Director Sabal Singh Shekhawat

Aasif Mandvi


Mandvi, Mira Nair and Aroon Shivdasani

Samrat Chakrabarti

Feroz Abbas Khan

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