1. DOSA HUNT Trailer

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    "THE GREATEST HUNT FOR SOUTH INDIAN FOOD IN NYC EVER COMMITTED TO FILM! " DOSA HUNT, A Film By Amrit Singh. Starring: Rostam Batmanglij (Vampire Weekend), Vijay Iyer (Vijay Iyer Trio), Ashok Kondabolu (Das Racist), Alan Palomo (Neon Indian), Amrit Singh (Stereogum), Himanshu Suri (Das Racist), Anand Wilder (Yeasayer) Written, Directed, Produced by Amrit Singh. Directed, Edited, Produced by Sam Carroll. Edited, Produced by Zoe Schack. SYNOPSIS DOSA HUNT is a short film by Amrit Singh featuring a diverse group of music-world friends -- Vampire Weekend's Rostam Batmanglij, Das Racist's Himanshu Suri and Ashok "Dapwell" Kondabolu, Yeasayer's Anand Wilder, Neon Indian's Alan Palomo, jazz pianist Vijay Iyer, and then Stereogum's Executive Editor (now REVOLT TV host) Singh -- on a quest to find their hometown's best dosa. The delicious traditional South Indian crepe has earned this long-overdue cinematic closeup. But our our heroes' journey -- bantering in an Indian disco van, eating their way through the restaurants and grocery stores of Manhattan and Queens -- also explores the shared and respective cultures of this vibrant group of NYC artists in the wilds of their city. Called “sharply funny” by New York Magazine, “part No Reservations, part Big Brother part something smarter” by Interview Magazine, and “a short film about the Indian community’s growth and search for cultural roots in the US” by The Times Of India, DOSA HUNT is a snapshot of a transitional generation in America's immigrant/art experience, in hot pursuit of good food. Set to a killer soundtrack. ON BBC TV WORLD NEWS: http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20130726-the-film-where-food-is-the-star NICE WORDS New York Magazine: "Sharply funny." http://bit.ly/VTcR8p Huffington Post: "With DOSA HUNT, Filmmaker Amrit Singh Emerges as Generational Voice" http://huff.to/10xNJUX Interview Magazine: "Part No Reservations, part Big Brother, part something smarter" http://bit.ly/XtTkq8 BlackBook Magazine: "Five Out Of Five... Singh [has] the mark of a fanboy filmmaker not yet jaded by the Merchants Of Cool-hood of pop music." http://bit.ly/15AzBf2 Hyphen Magazine: "Frankly, the peek at this brotherhood may be more appealing than the food." http://bit.ly/XHeeXu Times Of India: "‘Dosa Hunt’ is more than just a search for New York’s best dosa. It’s a short film about the Indian community’s growth and search for cultural roots in the US." bit.ly/189YI9E ON NPR: PRI's The World with Marco Werman: http://theworld.org/dosa-hunt KCRW's Good Food with Evan Kleiman: http://snd.sc/130O1FX WNYC's Soundcheck with John Schaefer: http://wny.cc/RM9hah CONTACT: amritsinghproductions@gmail.com HOMEPAGE http://dosahunt.com MAILING LIST http://eepurl.com/mr-XT SOCIALIZE http://twitter.com/dosahunt http://facebook.com/dosahunt

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    • Snacky Tunes: Food, Music & Internet Radio - SXSW Music 2012

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      For one hour each week, Brooklyn based twin brothers, Darin and Greg Bresnitz (aka Finger On The Pulse) host Heritage Radio Network’s premiere food and music show, Snacky Tunes. The brothers invite the country’s most relevant chefs, foodies, farmers, bands, DJs and label owners for a discussion on relevant culinary and musical topics. Join them in this live representation of their critically acclaimed radio show. Get advice on how to start your own show and breakthrough in the crowded spectrum of Internet radio.

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      • The 'Gum Bowl (Part I): Meet The Bowlers (Neon Indian, Das Racist, Jon Glaser, Marnie Stern, et al)

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        Stereogum & Videogum 1st annual 'Gum Bowl, a charitable bowling tournament featuring Neon Indian, Das Racist, Les Savy Fav, Marnie Stern, the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart, Jon Glaser, Kumail Nanjiani, Baron Vaughn, The Blow, Dawn Landes, Larry Murphy, Max Silvestri, Class Actress, Gabe Delahaye, Jemina Pearl, Patrick Borelli, Sondre Lerche, Gabe Liedman & Doveman. Meet them. More at www.thegumbowl.com.

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        • Hoppus On Music: 2011's Albums Of The Year (So Far)

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          A panel discussion on Stereogum's Albums Of The Year list, Björk, and Bon Iver, from FUSE's 'Hoppus On Music. With Mark Hoppus, Amrit Singh, Alicia Quarles, and Brian Faas. Aired 7/29/11.

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          • MTV's 120 Seconds with Matt Pinfield

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            Matt and I talk about 2011's best emerging artists in the East Village on the eve of the "120 Minutes" reboot. Aired March 2011.

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            • On Music In Williamsburg With The National, Woods, Amrit Singh. For 'A Different Spin With Mark Hoppus.'

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              Aired on FUSE 10/7/10.

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              • Hoppus On Music: Holograms & Folk w/Amrit Singh, Sherrod Small & Amanda Petrusich

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                Aired on FUSE 5/3. Respect to B.I.G. and Princess Leia. Vitamin C 4ever.

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