About the Writer/Director

Riddhi Talreja

A Mumbai native, Riddhi Talreja graduated from Boston University in 2012. She worked as an assistant director on Gori Tere Pyar Mein, a feature film for Dharma Productions. She is the co-founder of Hot Rock Productions and won the Katharina Otto-Bernstein Grant in 2018. Talreja is currently an MFA Screenwriting/Directing candidate at Columbia University.

About the Producer

Apoorva Charan

Apoorva Charan is an LA-based producer whose credits include Distance, which premiered at the Singapore International Film Festival, and Interiors, which premiered at TIFF 2018 and was an official selection for Clermont-Ferrand 2019. Charan was awarded the Katharina Otto-Bernstein Award and the Sarah Jones Safety Grant. Charan works at Big Beach and is a Film Independent’s Project Involve Creative Producing Fellow.



Friday, May 17, 5:30 pm
Walter Reade Theater



Program A Encore: Saturday, May 18, 12 pm, Lenfest Center for the Arts; Free and open to the public