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There is something in the air / Public Service Broadcasting Trust in partnerniship with Doordarshan, Prasara Bharti Corporation presents ; research, script, and direction Iram Ghufran.

Contributor(s): Ghufran, Iram [direction,, writing.] | Public Service Broadcasting Trust (New Delhi, India) | Prasar Bharti Corporation (India).
Material type: materialTypeLabelVisual materialSeries: Open frame.Publisher: New Delhi : Public Service Broadcasting Trust ; Marketed by Syncline Films, c2011Description: 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) (ca. 28 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): Spirit possession | Demoniac possessionGenre/Form: Documentary television programs | Nonfiction television programsDDC classification:
Production Credits: Cinematography, Kashif Siddiqui; editing Iram Ghufran.
Summary: 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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DVD DVD Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bangalore
A00586 (Browse shelf) T13 Available A00586
DVD DVD Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Bangalore
A00051 (Browse shelf) T3 Available A00051

Copyright notice on title screen: PSBT, Prasar Bharti Corporation.

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Cinematography, Kashif Siddiqui; editing Iram Ghufran.

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.

In Hindi with English subtitles.

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