Come help a great cause while watching a Bangladeshi movie or two on the big screen, feasting on Bangladeshi cuisine, marveling at the richness of its arts and crafts.
The event will raise money and awareness for Spreeha’s pre-school, after-school care, healthcare programs and adolescent girl’s empowerment programs for the underprivileged communities living in the urban slums of Bangladesh.
Broadway Performance Hall, 1625 Broadway, Seattle, Washington 98122
Sunday, June 16, 2013.
Come for any part of the festival
Noon to 1:00 pm – Lunch, silent auction
1:00pm to 3:00pm – Movie (Monpura)
3:00pm to 4:00pm – Snacks, silent auction
4:00pm to 6:00pm – Movie (Runway)
6:00pm to 7:00pm – Dinner, silent auction
Suggested minimum donations
Spreeha Superstar: $250 (two movies with premium seating, food platter, gift)
Spreeha Star: $100 (two movies with premium seating, food platter)
Spreeha Friend: $50 (one movie, food platter)
Movie only: $15 per movie
Monpura, directed by Giasuddin Selim, has won five categories in the Bangladesh National Film Awards including best film, best actor and best screenplay.
Runway is directed by critically acclaimed director Tareque Masud, winner of the FIPRESCI Prize in Cannes Film Festival and nominated for Outstanding Directorial Achievement Directors Guild of Great Britain.