To celebrate the upcoming release of the award-winning film PATANG, a brand new feature has premiered online called “PATANG: The Kite Festival – A Battle of One Million Kites” which gives an inside look at one of India’s most colorful and exciting festivals.
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After winning awards and acclaim at prestigious film festivals across the globe, including its World Premiere at the Berlin Film Festival and North American Premiere at the Tribeca Film Festival, the colorful and vibrant motion picture PATANG will have its theatrical release on June 15 in New York City (Cinema Village), New Jersey (Big Cinemas in Edison and North Bergen), and Chicago (AMC River East 21).
It then releases on June 22 in Toronto and Vancouver, June 29 in the SF Bay Area, and additional US cities such as Los Angeles in July. Starring Seema Biswas (Water, Bandit Queen) and Nawazuddin Siddiqui (Peepli Live, Dev D), the powerful and moving film tells of a family which must confront its own fractured past during Uttarayan, India’s largest kite festival in Ahmedabad.