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Directed by Adnan Hussain

Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A

Bijal, a former goat herder with mystical musical abilities wanders the deserts of Sindh, in search of purpose after suffering a severe trauma. Based on Islamic Sufi poetry, Rajasthani puppetry and Sindhi music, the story brings rich cultural traditions to cinematic form.

Director: Adnan Hussain
Writer: Adnan Hussain
Producer: Alex U. Griffin, Jessica Simon
Executive Producer: Heather B. Henson
Director of Photography: Adnan Hussain
Editor: Adnan Hussain
Production Designer: Adnan Hussain
Composer: Ustad Anb Jogi
Sound Designer: Brian Stroner
Music: Ustad Sodho Jogi, Mohammed Hasan, Muhammed Ibrahim, Moti Jogi, Ustad Anb Jogi

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Frame by frame. Pose by pose. Pixel by pixel. These are drawings that move and drawings that move us.

Dates & Times


Directors Guild of America

Sat, May 7
11:00 am