There is Something in the Air

Director: Iram Ghufran

Documentary | 29 min

Langauge: Hindi, Urdu, English

Year: 2011


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. The film invites the viewer to a fantastical world, where fear and desire are experienced through dreams and ‘afflictions of the air’


National Film Awards, India
London Film Festival
ViBGYOR Film Festival, Kerala
Taiwan International Video Art Exhibition
Sydney Intercultural Film Festival