Valley Of Saints Reviews

January 15, 2015
A young man in transition reframes his vision of home.
January 9, 2015
A film in which a dying lake becomes a symbol of India's environmental crisis as well as of Kashmiri hopes for freedom. But it is not so much a political film as a deeply realized drama about the human condition.
January 9, 2015
"Valley of Saints" is a quiet tapestry of such colorful beauty that it had me sighing and smiling through every scene.
January 8, 2015
[A] low-key, beautifully photographed movie ...
January 7, 2015
Political, ecological and romantic awakening intermingle in Musa Syeed's lyrical neorealist feature debut Valley Of Saints.
January 7, 2015
The calm surface of Dal Lake hides a multitude of sins in the exquisite Valley of Saints, and director Musa Syeed captures its tranquil beauty amid the chaos of Kashmir.
November 14, 2013
Syeed has achieved a beguiling, effortless blend of fact and fiction, populating the film mostly with non-professional actors and giving it the appearance of unscripted drama.
February 10, 2012
American filmmaker Musa Syeed directs a lyrical, tender film set on renowned Dal Lake in the disputed Indian state of Kashmir with this nimble debut feature.
January 24, 2012
A likably low-key docudrama set in an attractive area of politically turbulent Kashmir.