Valley of Saints

Musa SyeedIndia – 2012

In the valley of Kashmir, a lakeside city convulses with riots and curfews. A young man tries to escape, when he meets a beautiful environmentalist in an abandoned houseboat. Trapped together in his floating village, their blossoming romance threatens to derail his dreams.

Original Title Valley of Saints
German Title Valley of Saints
French Title Vallée des Saints
Other Titles Valley of Saints
Directed by Musa Syeed
Country India
Available Formats DVD, Blu-ray, DCP
Screenplay Musa Syeed
Film Editing Musa Sayeed, Ray Hubley
Soundtrack Mubashir Mohi-du-Din
Cinematography Yoni Brook
Sound Cory Choy
Production Nicholas Bruckman
Runtime 82 Min.
Language Kashmiri/d
Gulzar Ahmed Bhat Gulzar
Neelofar Hamid Asifa
Afzal Sofi Afzal
Haiji Salam Bhat Uncle

Sundance-Filmfestival: Publics Award

Eröffnungsfilm des Filmfests Hamburg

«Auch wenn Bedrohung und Armut dauernd spürbar sind, lässt Syeed in seinem Film Momente überwältigender Schönheit zu und macht so in unaufdringlicher Weise nachvollziehbar, warum er sich für Kaschmir engagiert.» Corinne Siegrist-Oboussier

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