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There is something in the air

Author: Iram Ghufran; Public Service Broadcasting Trust (New Delhi, India); Prasar Bharti Corporation (India)
Publisher: New Delhi : Public Service Broadcasting Trust, ©2011.
Series: Open frame
Edition/Format:   DVD video : HindiView all editions and formats
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A call from the periphery of sanity... a series of dream narratives, and accounts of spiritual possession as experienced by women petitioners at the shrine of a Sufi saint in North India. Drama unfolds via dreams and appearances of djinns and disappearances of women. The shrine becomes a space for expressions of longing and transgression. The film invites the viewer to a fantastical world, where fear and desire are  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Iram Ghufran; Public Service Broadcasting Trust (New Delhi, India); Prasar Bharti Corporation (India)
OCLC Number: 843127333
Language Note: In Hindi with English subtitles.
Notes: Copyright notice on title screen: PSBT, Prasar Bharti Corporation.
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Credits: Cinematography, Kashif Siddiqui; editing Iram Ghufran.
Description: 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) (ca. 28 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. viewing copy.
Series Title: Open frame
Responsibility: Public Service Broadcasting Trust in partnerniship with Doordarshan, Prasara Bharti Corporation presents ; research, script, and direction Iram Ghufran.

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A call from the periphery of sanity... a series of dream narratives, and accounts of spiritual possession as experienced by women petitioners at the shrine of a Sufi saint in North India. Drama unfolds via dreams and appearances of djinns and disappearances of women. The shrine becomes a space for expressions of longing and transgression. The film invites the viewer to a fantastical world, where fear and desire are experienced through dreams and affliction of the air.

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Sufi dreams, spiritual possession

by uvalibrary (WorldCat user published 2014-04-21) Good Permalink
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From the back of the DVD.

<a class="blue_title_big" href="http://www.psbt.org/directors/279" class="blue_title_big">IRAM GHUFRAN</a> | 29 min | Hindi, Urdu, English

Theme/s : <a class="more" href="http://www.psbt.org/screening/library/12" class="more">Gender...
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