The Norman A. Geske Cinema Showcase presents Director Shrihari Sathe, who will appear for a Q+A with the audience following the opening night screening of his film 1000 RUPEE NOTE at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, August 25.
The screening of 1000 RUPEE NOTE will be begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be followed by the Q+A. Admission is at regular Ross prices.
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Shrihari Sathe is a New York and Mumbai-based independent filmmaker and producer. Sathe produced Jaron Henrie-McCrea's Pervertigo which world premiered at the 2012 Warsaw and Mumbai film festivals and was a part of the 2011 IFP Independent Filmmaker Labs. Sathe's follow up production Eliza Hittman's It Felt Like Love world premiered at 2013 Sundance Film Festival and 2013 International Film Festival Rotterdam to great reviews. He is a 2015 Independent Spirit Award nominee and is a 2013 Sundance Institute Creative Producing Fellow. Sathe has received fellowships from the HFPA, PGA, IFP, Film Independent, and Sundance Institute to name a few. Sathe is a Trans Atlantic Partners fellow (2013) and Cannes Producer's Network fellow (2014-2016). He is a co-producer on Partho Sen-gupta's
Arunoday (Sunrise) which world premiered at the 2014 Busan International Film Festival and Afia Nathaniel's Dukhtar (Daughter) which world premiered at 2014 Toronto International Film Festival. Sathe's feature directorial debut – 1000 Rupee Note (Ek Hazarachi Note) won the Special Jury Award and Centenary Award for Best Film at the 45th International Film Festival of India and has received over 30 awards including several Best Film and Best Director awards. Sathe’s latest production Elisabeth Subrin’s A Woman, A Part world premiered at 2016 IFF Rotterdam. He recently finished post-production on Ed Blythe's Man With Van (2011 Film Independent Producers Lab). Sathe is an Adjunct Assistant Professor at Columbia University’s School of the Arts. He is a member of the Producers Guild of America, Indian Motion Picture Producers Association and Film Writers Association – India.