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Haute Review: Thought-provoking documentary ‘Indus Blues’ focuses on folk music’s decline in Pakistan
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Having won various accolades internationally, the short-documentary film Indus Blues was premiered for a Pakistani audience at the 10th Karachi Literature Festival [KLF] last weekend. Directed by Jawad Sharif and produced by Sufi singer Arieb Azhar, the documentary encapsulates the dying heritage...
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Jawad Sharif on Indus Blues post its premiere at KLF 2019
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Jawad Sharif’s feature Indus Blues, which chronicles the lives of Pakistani folk musicians and their struggle, recently had its premiere in Pakistan. The film was screened at the recently concluded 10th edition of Karachi Literature Festival, followed by a speech...
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K2 and the Invisible Footmen at Women Take The Reel Film Festival
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This March, women's history month, celebrate the true spirit of compassion and courage by acknowledging the female directors all around the world. We are pleased to announce that our film K2 and the Invisible Footmen directed by extremely talented Iara Lee...
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‘Indus Blues’ Official selection for Indie Meme Film Festival 2019
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Thank you #IMFF2019 Congratulations to the whole team of  Indus Blues. Our film has officially been selected for Indie Meme Film Festival 2019.... Indus Blues continues to shine.Super proud moment for all of us. Festival is starting in April. Don't...
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‘Indus Blues’ successful premiere at 10th KLF 2019
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Thank you so much Karachi &  Karachi Literature Festival for this honor. I feel terribly humbled by your love and appreciation. I had a great team on ‘Indus Blues’ and we all worked together to brought it to the screen....
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Pakistani film “Indus Blues” wins two major awards at Intl Film Festival in India
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Pakistani Documentary Film “Indus Blues” directed by filmmaker Jawad Sharif has won the “Best Documentary Feature” and “Best Cinematography” awards in the Feature Documentary categories at the 11th Jaipur International Film Festival. “Indus Blues” is unique for raising awareness about...
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‘Indus Blues’ trailer explores different musical cultures across Pakistan
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The recently released trailer of Indus Blues comes as a breath of fresh air for music lovers who like to explore the different forms of the art and where it originates from. But it also manages to strike a chord as the...
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An elegy to music
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“If music be the food of love, play on,/Give me excess of it; that surfeiting,/The appetite may sicken, and so die.” – Twelfth Night Act 1, Scene 1, 1–3 Shakespeare opens his play with these lines and you get into...
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Indus Blues – Pakistan Premiere at KLF 2019
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The wait is finally over. Indus Blues is coming to Pakistan!! The film is all set to be premiered at the Karachi Literature Festival 2019! Join us for an emotional journey into the lives of forgotten artists and dying musical traditions!
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Pakistani Film ‘Indus Blues’ Bags Two Awards In India
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Pakistani documentary ‘Indus Blues’ is leaving no stones unturned at winning hearts and is setting new records around the globe. Helmed by filmmaker Jawad Sharif, the movie is achieving new milestones in the international forums and is impressing the digital...
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