Widely considered to be the crown jewel of Kashmir, Dal Lake is a sprawling aquatic community where erupting political violence often distracts from the natural beauty. Gulzar, a young, working-class boatman, plans to skip town with his best friend in search of a better life, but a weeklong military curfew derails their departure.  Directed by Musa Syeed.  Narrative Feature film, 82m

Independent Spirit Nominee - Best Cinematography
Sundance Film Festival - Alfred P. Sloan Prize
Sundance Film Festival - World Cinema Audience Award Dramatic