Spandan Banerjee's CITY OF DARK premieres in New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF)

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CITY OF DARK - Official Film Poster

National Award Winning Director Spandan Banerjee's new feature narrative CITY OF DARK premieres ​on 8th May at Village East Cinema as a part of New York Indian Film Festival NYIFF 2016.

Spandan Banerjee has been making independent films for over 10 years. His earlier films include the 'first rockumentary from India', Beware Dogs (World premiere Rotterdam Film Festival 2008), You Don't Belong (Special Jury, National Award 2011), To-Let (Best Documentary, IDSFFK 2013) and the recent of the three part film series English India (Hot Docs 2015)

CITY OF DARK is set over two car journeys in a void, the story unfolds in a city hopeful in the day and unkind after dark.

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Two separate journeys get tied together when a man and a woman are attracted to a stranger.

Kabir is a small time stage show actor who earns his livelihood as a part time car thief. Even while he has been trying his hand at various auditions, one day Kabir’s luck seems to change when Saima spots him and gives him a role. Except Kabir must finish a story he has started, his last steal before he disappears into his new life.

Cast and Crew Details:

Principal Cast: Sabyasachi Chakrabarty, Sanjay Rajoura, Dan Husain, Amit Kilam, Gurpreet Sidhu

Director: Spandan Banerjee

Co-Producers: Spandan Banerjee, Vinay Mishra, Preety Ali, Pallavi Rohatgi, Raghavan Bhardvaj, Shiladitya Bora

Cinematography: Mrinal Desai, Desmond Roberts

Story: Rupleena Bose