GUWAHATI, Feb 10 – The curtains will come down on the 4th CineASA Guwahati International Film Festival at Rabindra Bhawan here on February 11 with screening of the much-talked film from Bangladesh, Meherjan, based on the 1971 Bangladesh liberation war. The film highlights the horrors of the war as well as the human emotions through the eye of two women – one who had loved an enemy, a Pakistani soldier and the other who was born as a result of rape.
This film, directed by Rubayat Hossein, will be screened at 7 pm. More than Just a Game of South Africa will be screened at 11 am, Vitus from Switzerland will be shown at 2.30 pm and A Separation from Iran will be screened at 5 pm.
More than Just a Game tells the moving story of how political prisoners form a football team overcoming all obstacles thus confirming their patriotism during the days of apartheid in South Africa. It needs to be mentioned here that more than 40 films from across the world were screened during the festival.