Chicago South Asian film fest returns with hybrid format in 2021 line-up

This year’s festival features more than 23 world debuts, 16 North American premieres, and 60-plus films making their Chicago premiere

Chicago South Asian film fest returns with hybrid format in 2021 line-up

The 12th annual Chicago South Asian Film Festival, which will take place in a hybrid format from Sept. 25 to Oct. 2, will feature over 90 films.

The festival, organized by the Chicago South Asian Arts Council Inc., is described as the “largest festival of its kind in the Midwest,” and will screen a range of films both virtually and physically at the Showplace ICON Theater in Chicago, Illinois.