American Sikh


World Premiere

SHORT | United States | 10 MINUTES | English |


New York, Animation, Documentary, Politics, Biography, Journalism

The animated true story of a turban-wearing American Sikh, who after a lifetime of facing hate, self-doubt and violence, finally finds acceptance in a superhero costume.

In Person

Sat June 10 - 5:15 PM
Closed Captions available

Sun June 11 - 2:15 PM
Closed Captions available

Sat June 17 - 12:15 PM
Closed Captions available

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Directed by Ryan Westra and Vishavjit Singh

Ryan Westra, Vishavjit Singh
Vishavjit Singh
Ryan Westra
Randhir Singh
Ryan Westra
River Nason
Executive Producer
Harpreet Singh, Bicky Singh, Gurdayal Singh, Ashley Epting
Animation Director
Sean Zwan
Animation Producer
Nick Campbell
Line Producer
Sydney Westra
Vishavjit Singh, Sean Zwan


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