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On Screen/In Person Film Series Continues 10/9/12: “Runaway”

8 October 2012

The series that brings new independent films to communities across the mid-Atlantic, On Screen/In Person, continues Tuesday, October 9 at 7 PM with Amit Ashraf’s Runaway. The film tells the story of Babu, who has made it his life’s mission to find the men who seek to disappear in the crowds of Dhaka and return them to their families and villages. But Akbar is a man with powerful connections; Babu races to return him home before Akbar’s pursuer catches up. Director Amit Ashraf will be on hand to lead a question and answer session after the screening at the Oswego Cinema 7 (138 West 2nd Street, Oswego) Tickets are $7 (adults), $5 (seniors) and $3.50 (students). The series is made possible through the generous support of the National Endowment for the Arts’ Regional Touring Program and is brought to Oswego through the SUNY Oswego Cinema & Screen Studies Department and ARTSwego (with support from Zurich Cinema as well as the Oswego Film Club and OFG).