Dance of the Wind


1h 27m 1997

Brief Synopsis

Pallavi is a successful classical singer who is preparing to be separated from her aged mother and teacher, the legendary singer Karuna Devi. The trauma of Karuna's death causes Pallavi's voice to disappear resulting in the loss of her professional life, her husband, and her students. Ultimately, Pa

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Production Company
Arte; Centre National Du Cinema; Filmf√∑rderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein; Fondazione Montecinema Verita Locarno; Frameline Ltd; French Ministry Of Foreign Affairs; Illuminations Films; Jba Productions; National Film Development Corporation (Nfdc); Pandora Films; Sales Company; Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Wdr)
Distribution Company
Curzon Artificial Eye

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

Synopsis

Pallavi is a successful classical singer who is preparing to be separated from her aged mother and teacher, the legendary singer Karuna Devi. The trauma of Karuna's death causes Pallavi's voice to disappear resulting in the loss of her professional life, her husband, and her students. Ultimately, Pallavi learns to sing again when she meets her mother's guru, Munir Baba, and practices intonation with Munir's young student, Tara.

Crew

Filmstiftung Nordrhein-westfalen (nrw)

Funding

Dolly Ahluwalia

Casting

Ambrish Arora

Production Manager

Ram Gopal Bajaj

Writer (Dialogue)

Ram Gopal Bajaj

Screenplay

Gopika Balagopal

Makeup Artist/Hairstyles

Karl Baumgartner

Producer

Amardeep Behl

Production Designer

Kuntal Bhogilal

Assistant Director

Jacques Bidou

Co-Producer

Deepak Bouker

Other

Ute Casper

Commissioning Editor (Arte)

Biswadeep Chatterjee

Music Recorder

Mona Chawla

Casting

Brinda Roy Choudhuri

Song Performance ("Tara'S Song" "Saraswati Vandana")

Michelle Cretel

Production Management (France)

Uma D'cunha

Casting

Marie Delpech

Script Translation (French)

Marianne Dumoulin

Production Management (France)

Theresa Fitzgerald

Script Advisor

Raimond Goebel

Line Producer (Monsoon Films/New Delhi)

Ram Gopal Bajaj

Hindi Dialogue Adaptation

Keith Griffiths

Co-Producer

Anamika Haksar

Casting

Paul Hamblin

Dubbing Mixer

Shanti Hirannand

Song Performer ("Seena Baseena" "Damanua" "Lagi Maharaj" "Dadra" "Tori Baat Takat")

Suresh Jindal

Production Supervisor

Vikram Joglekar

Sound Design

Vikram Joglekar

Music Recorder

Vikram Joglekar

Sound Editor

Kedar Joshi

Supervisor

Namrata Joshipura

Costume Designer

Rajan Khosa

Song ("Tara'S Song")

Rajan Khosa

From Story

Punam Kumar

Continuity

Punam Kumar

Assistant Director

Frederic Lefebvre

Script Translation (French)

Ronu Majumdar

Other

Rajeev Massey

Music Recorder

Emma Matthews

Editor

Suketu Mehta

Script Advisor

Sharmistha Mohanty

Script Advisor

Shubha Mudgal

Music

Shubha Mudgal

Song ("Tara'S Song")

Robin Mukherjee

Screenwriter

Narendra Nagar

Production Coordinator

Pan Nalin

Line Producer

Gurudas Pai

Unit Manager (Bombay)

Nalin Pandya

Line Producer (Monsoon Films/New Delhi)

Shabnam Sahni

Production Coordinator

Bettina Schulte-strathaus

Script Translation (German)

Piyush Shah

Director Of Photography

Vidya Shah

Casting (Tara'S Voice)

Parvez Sharma

Assistant Director

Mike Shoring

Sound Recording

Madan Gopal Singh

Song ("Tara'S Song")

Sunny Singh

Wardrobe Master

David Sloss

Foley Recordist

Jack Stew

Foley Artist

P Subbaraman

Music Sanskrit Hymns At The (Anskrit Hymns At The Funeral)

Joakim Sundstrom

Sound Editor

Phil Van Der Linden

Co-Producer

Joachim Von Mengershausen

Editor

Joachin Von Mengershausen

Commissioning Editor (Wdr)

Derek Wallbank

Script Advisor

Shweta Zaveri

Song Performer ("Seena Baseena" "Damanua Lagi Maharaj" "Dadra" Tori Baat Takat" "Raag Madhuvanti" Mehmanan Se" "Raag Jog")

Catherine Zins

Sound Editor

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Release Date
1997
Production Company
Arte; Centre National Du Cinema; Filmf√∑rderung Hamburg Schleswig-Holstein; Fondazione Montecinema Verita Locarno; Frameline Ltd; French Ministry Of Foreign Affairs; Illuminations Films; Jba Productions; National Film Development Corporation (Nfdc); Pandora Films; Sales Company; Westdeutscher Rundfunk (Wdr)
Distribution Company
Curzon Artificial Eye

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 27m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of Gold Plaque for Music at the 1998 Chicago International Film Festival.

Winner of the Audience Award at the 1997 London Film Festival.

Released in United States 1997

Released in United States November 1997

Released in United States October 1998

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1997

Shown at Chicago International Film Festival (in competition) October 8-18, 1998.

Shown at London Film Festival November 6-23, 1997.

Shown at Venice International Film Festival (Critic's Week) August 27 - September 6, 1997.

Began shooting October 1996.

Completed shooting December 24, 1996.

Released in United States 1997 (Shown at Venice International Film Festival (Critic's Week) August 27 - September 6, 1997.)

Released in United States Winter January 1, 1997

Released in United States October 1998 (Shown at Chicago International Film Festival (in competition) October 8-18, 1998.)

Released in United States November 1997 (Shown at London Film Festival November 6-23, 1997.)