FREE TO ATTEND: Indie Lens Pop-Up Movie Screening & Stand-Up Comedy Show

Event Date: 
Friday, December 23, 2016 - 6:00pm
Event End Date: 
Friday, December 23, 2016 - 9:00pm
Event Location: 
525 Los Coches St, Milpitas, CA 95035

 

 

RSVP HERE 

 

ICC, Independent Lens and KQED presents

Watch the trailer HERE

Ravi Patel is almost 30, an actor, and, worst of all to his traditional Hindu parents, still unmarried. After he breaks up with his white girlfriend, Ravi submits to his parents' wishes and allows them to play matchmaker. The true-life romantic comedy Meet the Patelsexplores the influences of culture and identity on the most intense, personal, and important part of one's life — love.

STAND-UP COMEDY SHOW

 

Enjoy an evening filled with giggles and laughter with Desi Comedy Fest stand-up comedians Priyanka Wali and Samson Koletkar 

 

 Named by Refinery29 as "50 Female Stand-Up Comedians You Need To Know", Priyanka Wali is a stand-up comedienne who performs routinely all throughout California, including corporate gigs, casinos and comedy clubs.  She has been featured in Women's Health Magazine, The Today Show, Uproxx, Cosmopolitan and Healthline.  She truly believes laughter is the best medicine, but likes to cover her bases as a board-certified practicing physician in Internal Medicine too!

 

 

Samson Koletkar

 

 Samson Koletkar is the world's only Indian Jewish standup comedian. He is the founder of Desi Comedy Fest - the largest South Asian comedy festival in America. Silicon India listed him in "10 Indian Comedians Who Found Success in the U.S.". He has been featured on CBS, NBC, NPR, NDTV, The Times of India, Indian Express and has performed all over India, Canada & USA. Samson brings a refreshingly new approach to cerebral, witty, thought-provoking, clean humor with a first-generation immigrant perspective.