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Saturday, October 21

CHAR The No-Man’s Island (97 minutes)
Displacement(s) Film Series
4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Asian Studies Center
125 Frick Fine Arts Auditorium
Sponsored by:
Asian Studies Center and International Week
Lynn Kawaratani,
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CHAR The No-Man’s Island (97 minutes)
The film revolves around Rubel, a young boy who wants to attend school, but whose financial circumstances force him to become a smuggler from India to Bangladesh. Every day, he has to cross a river that forms the border between the two countries. He stays at an island named Char which is a no-man's land and is patrolled by the border security force of both countries.
Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWW_5lIbk2k

Discussion with Shashank Srivastava (10 minutes)