Credits

 

director/screenplay/camera/sound:

Tariq Tapa

producers:

Hilal Ahmed Langoo
Josée Lajoie
Tariq Tapa

executive producers:

Tyler Brodie
Hunter Gray
Paul Mezey

executive producers:

Calvin Preece
Ed Branstetter

editors:

Josée Lajoie
Tariq Tapa

sound editor/mixer:

Ben Huff

sound mix supervisor:

Craig Smith

post production supervisor:

Phaedon Papadopoulos

digital intermediate colorist:

Leandro Marini

post producer:

Doug Fox

additional post producer:

Leandro Marini

finishing post supervisor:

Mary Liz Thomson

online editor:

Tobias Martisius

music:

Niyaz Ah. Patloo Harmonium, Vocals
Abdul Hamid Rubab
Majid Ah. Malik Tumak-Nari
Zahoor Ahmad Sarangi
Danish Ali-Rather Noat
Shervin Motaharian Piano/Cello

 
cast:

Dilawar Mohamad Imran Tapa
Zero Bridge Police Shah Nawaz
Bani Taniya Khan
Jewelry Shop Owner Tawfil
Patrol Police Saqib Nabi Banday, Muhammad Zulqarnain ‘Zulfi’
Processing Officer Burhan Qadfir
Uncle Ali Ali Mohammad Dar
Passport Office Clerk Hilal Ahmed Langoo
Bani’s Mother Hafeeza Langoo
Sister Shaheena Shaheena Langoo
Sister Afrooza Afrooza Langoo
Sister Houmira Houmira Tapa
Shipping Customers Musharraf Khan, Umar Rashid Dar
Cricket Boys Towfiq Gojri, Fahad Banday, Bilal Bhat
Zahoor Owaise Qayoom Bhat
Passport Dealer Tiger
Dealer’s Bodyguard Sultan
Tourists Michael McLughan, Sebastjan Bergmann
The Musician Niyaz Ah. Patloo
Bani’s Uncle Khurshid Ahmad Tarabaji

 
Very Special Thanks:

Gary Mairs
Deborah LaVine
Thom Andersen
Billy Woodberry
Craig Smith
Gill Dennis
Lou Florimonte
Terry Spraker
Cindy Arndt
Patti Palmer
Kye Potter
Betzy Bromberg
Rachelle Katz
Ed Branstetter
Calvin Preece
Barbara Tapa
Abdul Tapa
Ellen Tapa
Ashraf Tapa
Astra Price
Jim Fetterley
Monte Hellman
Jon Reiss
Suanne Spoke
Lisa Schoenberg
Seung-Hyun Yoo
Gordon Kurowski
Steve Anker
Berenice Reynaud
Craig Smith
Robin Sukhadia
Eddie Richey
Travis Wilkerson
Navid Daee
Linda Wissmath
The Tuman Family
The Tapa Family
The Langoo Family
Mr. Qazi Shamas, SHO
Mr. Javed Kaul, SSP
Elliot Webb
Randal Kleiser
Gary Weimberg
Catherine Ryan
Ian Slattery
Jim Choi
Stuart Kershaw
Natasha Pasciewicz
Alonso Llosa
Steven Levine
Sutapa Ghosh
Ellen Goldberg
James Longley
Julian Goldberger
Josée Lajoie
Ramin Bahrani
Michelle Byrd
Milton Tabbit
Amy Dotson
Rose Vincelli
Scott Macaulay
Gretchen McGowan

And the citizens of Srinagar

Mr. Javed Ah. Kaul, S.S.P. and Mr. Qazi Shamas, S.H.O. of the Srinagar Police Department, Nigeen-Hazratbal, for their kind support and handling.

Made possible by generous support from:

Independent Feature Project
The U.S. Fulbright Commission
California Institute of the Arts
Calvin Preece
Ed Branstetter
Josée Lajoie
Abdul Tapa

Filmed in Srinagar, Kashmir in 2007

Officially Recognized Government Filming Permits, Releases, and Special Handling All Done By:

Reason Movies & Aperture Film Group, Ltd. 2007

Nawa-i-Subh Complex, Sgr., Kmr.

Dedicated to Abdul Gaffar Tapa, Gh. Mhd. Tapa, and Abdul Rahman Langoo

Artists Public Domain Presents

A Joyless Films Production/Co-Production of Kashmir/U.S.A.

The characters, events and entities in this motion picture are fictional and any similarity to actual persons (living or dead) or actual entities, is purely coincidental.

Copyright (c) 2008 Artists Public Domain, Inc. All rights reserved. This motion picture is protected by the copyright laws of the United States of America and other countries. Any unauthorized duplication, copying or use of all or part of this motion picture may result in civil liability and/or criminal prosecution in accordance with applicable laws.