Releases: Nasir (நசீர்) (2020)

  • February 12, 2021 | 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM | Friday
  • Oldham Theatre
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Featuring critically-acclaimed films and festival favourites, Releases is dedicated to screening the best and most promising of contemporary Asian cinema.

A gentle, yet tragic portrait of a working-class poet, pit against a backdrop of mounting prejudice and bigotry in suburban India. Be among the first in the region to watch Tamil filmmaker Arun Karthick’s sophomore feature, this February.

Read an interview with director Arun Karthick about the film

Original Title: நசீர்
Directed by: Arun Karthick
Runtime: 78 minutes
Country: India, The Netherlands, Singapore
Language: Tamil with English subtitles
Rating: M18


International Film Festival Rotterdam 2020


Friday, 12 February, 8pm
Sunday, 21 February, 2pm
Friday, 26 February, 8pm
Sunday, 28 February, 5pm

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Do note that Oldham Theatre does not play ads and screenings will start promptly. Be a courteous moviegoer by arriving early so as not to disrupt the screenings. All patrons are encouraged to purchase your tickets online to be able to secure a seat. Seats are limited due to social distancing regulations. If you choose to purchase tickets or merchandise at Oldham Theatre’s box office, NETS payment is preferred.

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