The Saba Bandagi Shah Project

Director : Saba Hasan / 6:50 mins / 2019

This short film was shot during the artist Saba Hasan’s visit to Kashmir and is part of the Bandagi Shah Project named after Saba’s sufi ancestor who came to India in the 15th century. The Urdu poem, Dua or Prayer by Faiz Ahmed Faiz is recited here by the celebrated poet Zehra Nigah. The artist has employed images of water as she does in her paintings, photography and poems to reflect the human condition and voice the message of hope and peace.