jueves, 6 de enero de 2011

Runtime: 70
Language: Hindi & English & French with (some) English hardsubs
Country: France
Color: Color
IMDb Link: http://www.zaradoc.com

Director: Yves Billon


This is a documentary about the Banaras city in India where the music they play is said to be an integral part of their worship and helps them get closer to god.

Yves Billon is a French documentary film-maker. He is highly regarded in Europe.Yves Billon, born July 9, 1946 in Paris, is a photographer, filmmaker, producer of documentaries French considered one of the leading authors of creative documentaries. He is also founder of the production companies Les Films du Village and Zaradoc. 'Religious and Sufi Music of Pakistn" and 'The Music of Balochistan" — that he produced with a Pakistani ethnomusicologist Adam Nayyar [1] also won silver medal at the Florence Film.Yves Billon made a 52-minute documentary in 1992 in English/French on the music of Bismillah Khan and showed him as one of the greatest shehnai players who changed the status of shehnai from a common court instrument to that of a classical solo instrument. The film was set along the banks of Ganges, in the mystical Varanasi.The day the shehnai died.Aijaz Gul Festival




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