ANNUAL SIKH FILM FESTIVAL 2006:
THE GOLD BRACELET
Somewhere in the rugged terrains of a foreign land, a man schemed, plotted and carried out a hideous and cowardly act that changed the world forever. Somewhere in the heart of America, a simple man living a righteous, pious life, raising his family with the fear of God in his heart, pays the consequences.
The Gold Bracelet is a groundbreaking film with the backdrop of an event that changed America forever. Brave, proud, soul stirring, wrenching at its every heartbeat, yet showered with colors of a full, happy life, The Gold Bracelet is a moving journry of man who strives to live a simple yet meaningful life.
Even in a tragedy of the greatest magnitude, there is hope.
Events define history. Events change lives...forever. Events in the vortex of catastrophe, shape will and courage, towards a newfound resolution and hope. Arjun Singh (Kavi Raz), a God fearing man who has left his native land of Punjab, India to fulfill his dream of coming to America and give his family a better life. Leaving behind a professor's occupation, he runs a mechanic shop in his adoptive homeland. Reservedly steadfast to his culture and beliefs, he embraces America with a new found sense of pride and joy. He revels in his own ideology of what America truly means and represent to him and millions like him.
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