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24th Ji.hlava International Documentary Film Festival

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Lost Tune

director: Reetu Sattar
original title: Harano Sur (Lost Tune)
country: Bangladesh
year: 2018
running time: 13 min.

synopsis

This is both a short documentary and an experimental drone composition from Bangladesh. A large group of harmonium players hold long tones, their vibrations combining to create a hypnotic sound field. The protest action draws attention to legal restrictions, which in present-day Bangladesh have led to the ban on and disappearance of the traditional instrument of independents, the harmonium.

biography

Bangladeshi artist and performer Rettu Sattar (1981) bases her performances on an exploration of time. She looks at the transient nature of existence, which she expresses in performances combining elements of theater and performance art.

more about film

director: Reetu Sattar
producer: Reetu Sattar
editing: Sujan Mahmud
sound: Masrur Rahman

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