Valley of Saints

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Young at Heart Senior Film Festival

Valley of Saints

Venue Lennox Theatre
Dates 15 March 2014

A gentle tale of new beginnings set in beautiful but dangerous Kashmir

Gulzar, a young boatman working on Kashmir’s stunning Dal Lake, hopes to skip town in search of a better life. During a military curfew he meets a beautiful environmentalist who brings him on as a guide as she researches the lake’s ecosystem. As they navigate the floating landscape, an unlikely relationship blossoms. With the end of the conflict in sight, Gulzar must choose a future for himself. Weaving together documentary and fiction, ancient myths and contemporary issues, and the beauty and strife of Kashmir, this enchanting film tells a tender story of finding one’s path in a changing world.

Audience Award winner – World Cinema, Sundance Film Festival

DIRECTOR: Musa Syeed,
CAST: Gulzar Bhat, Neelofar Hamid, Afzal Sofi
COUNTRY: India-US, 2012
DURATION: 83 mins
LANGUAGE: Kashmiri with English subtitles

Dates & Times:
10:00am, Saturday 15 March

Adult $10, Senior & Pensioner $6*
*Transaction fees may apply

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Approximately 83 minutes

Ticket Prices

Adult $10
Senior $6
Pensioner $6

Transaction fees apply

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Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
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