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Sunday, September 23 • 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Runaway

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Director: Amit Ashraf

Cast: Monir AhmadShahed Ali

Bangladesh | 98 mins | 2012 | Chicago Premiere

Synopsis: The crowded city of Dhaka is the perfect hiding place for cowardly men seeking to disappear. Babu, a dubious rickshawalla, has made it his life mission to find these runaways and return one of them - Akbar - back to his family. But Akbar is a man with powerful connections and a race against time begins as Babu tries to return him home before their pursuer catches up.

 


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Amit Ashraf

Amit Ashraf is a young Bengali-American film-maker who grew up in Philadelphia but spent many of his summers in Bangladesh where he draws a lot of his inspiration. He studied dramatic writing and film production at Tisch, New York University. He has been involved with creating a number of documentaries, short films, commercials and animations. "Runaway" is his first feature film that took him back to Bangladesh to work with producer Sumon Arefin... Read More →



Sunday September 23, 2012 5:00pm - 6:15pm
Columbia College Chicago 1104 S. Wabash Ave, Chicago