Tag Archives: Sikh International Film Festival

Lord Indarjit Singh declines invitation to NY Sikh International Film Festival

New York,USA Reports today indicate that Lord Indarjit Singh, the first turbaned Sikh to serve in the British House of Lords, has declined the invitation to attend the opening event of the 2012 Sikh International Film Festival in New York — the Heritage Awards Gala (in which he was to be awarded)  — in objection to the attendance of representatives ...

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SJF calls for boycotting film festival honoring Indian representatives

New York,USA:  According to a statement released by “Sikhs for Justice”, a US based human rights group, on November 2, 2012 The Sikh Art and Film Foundation is going to honor the Ambassador of India to the United States, Ms. Nirupama Rao as the Chief Guest at the 2012 Sikh Heritage Awards Gala in New York. Member of Indian Parliament, ...

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Canadian Sikh Coalition urges NY Sikh Arts and Film Festival

Vancouver,Canada: According to a Press Statement by the Canadian Sikh Coalition (CSC) the Sikhs around the world will gather in November to pay homage to all the innocent men, women and children who lost their lives during the state sanctioned genocide 28 years ago. In November 1984, after the death of then Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi the Indian government ...

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Indian Government representatives at Sikh Events

Delhi: One of the highlights of fall in NYC is the Sikh Arts and Film Festival which showcases the story of our community via films and is being held November 2-3, 2012. Along with that is a Heritage Gala which is being held November 3, 2012 “to celebrate the rich heritage, culture and traditions of the Sikhs.” In the past ...

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