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Date and Time: Fri, May 12, 9:30 PM
Location: Theatre 2, Village East by Angelika, New York, NY
Director: Aman Sachdeva
Starring: Vinay Pathak, Manu chadha, Geetika Vidya Ohlyan, Sharib Hashmi, Kabir Pahwa
Run time: 75 mins
Language: Hindi, with English subtitles
Year Made: 2022
Country: India
With: Preet (17 mins) and My Fathers Doctor (18 mins)

 In this intriguing anthology feature of five unique stories from India, five different worlds are stringed together with the theme of religion and faith. The stories gradually progress from worst circumstances to better ones, just as humans desire the world to get better. Opium presents a socio-cultural view of contemporary India.

Movie will be followed by Q & A with Aman Sachdeva 

Director : Aman Sachdeva
A recipient of the prestigious President’s National Film Award, Aman has been producing and directing professionally for more than 15 years now. With over 200 commercials to his credit, he has worked with the best advertising agencies and clients from around the world.   Rarely foraying into long formats for meaningful work, he has produced and directed an anthology feature titled “Opium” that promises powerful, moving performances with a diverse cast and crew.