Session 23
Wednesday, April 18, 7:00pm – 8:45pm
AMC/LOEWS Boston Common: 175 Tremont St. Boston
SOFIA               Running time: 89 min

Having suffered a devastating loss as a
victim of terrorism, Vicki Denev is
irreversibly damaged. Vague and disturbing
memories drive her desire for revenge,
making her a prime candidate to be
recruited by the government as an assassin
of terrorists. Manipulated by mind control,
her personality is altered, rendering her a
ruthless killer. All goes according to plan,
until a new fantasy personality emerges,
causing a glitch that not only threatens the
mission, but her life.

Director: Isaac Florentine
Writer: Nancy Babine
Cast: Christian Slater, Donald Sutherland,
Elika Portnoy and Timothy Spall
Country: Bulgaria / USA

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LAST REMARKS   Running time: 17 min

In 1947, the British rulers of the Indian
subcontinent prepare to depart on the eve
of Pakistani independence amidst waves of
ethnic violence. Arastu Jan, a troubled and
isolated native servant to a British master,
takes a dose of poison and finds himself
with ten minutes to record the confession of
his brief lifetime.

Director and Writer: Umar Riaz
Producers: Alexis Gambis, Heather Jack,  
and Shruti Ganguly
Country: Pakistan
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