The Rang Collective 🌈 is a Tiohtià:ke/­Montréal-based collective for the arts of South Asia, founded in 2021. The Collective aims to promote dialogue around and awareness of social issues affecting marginalised South Asian & South Asian-adjacent communities.

Take a look at some of our recent events below!

Zindagi Tamasha

Poster for Zindagi Tamasha screening

A screening at Brick by Brick of Zindagi Tamasha, Sarmad Khoosat's Pakistani film about a man in Lahore struggling with gender norms and the attitudes of his society.

2024-01-22

Sherbrooke Mini-Festival

Poster for Sherbrooke Short Film Mini-Festival

Rang debuted its Screening South Asia film series with a short film mini-festival at Restaurant Shalimar, Sherbrooke. Four of our favourite South Asian short films were shown, and the audience participated in an open discussion with written and artistic responses!

2023-03-19

India: The Modi Question

Poster for Modi documentary screening

Screening of the acclaimed documentary film by the BBC at the Teesri Duniya Theatre space. In partnership with Teesri, CERAS, and Montreal Serai.

2023-02-19

New Directions in Sikh Art

Four academics including Professor Pasha M. Khan discussing the Sikh Art Collection at the Museum of Fine Arts

A panel on the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts' new Kapany Sikh Art Collection, with Rang Collective founding member Prof. Pasha M. Khan, Sajdeep Soomal, Prof. Balbir K. Singh, and Dr. Megha Sehdev.

2022-11-05

Khamosh Pani - Saguenay

Poster for Khamosh Pani film screening in Saguenay

Our Saguenay screening of Sabiha Sumar's film about the effects of the Partition of British India upon Punjab. In partnership with Regard sur le monde, and with funding from ELAN.

2022-11-05

Psycho 6 Talkback

A talkback panel following Teesri Duniya Theatre's production Psycho 6 starring Oliver Koomsatira, with Rang Collective founding members Dipti Gupta and Pasha M. Khan

2022-06-19