Screening – Lady of the Emerald Scarf by Mobeen Ansari

Kuch Khaas organized the screening of Mobeen Ansari’s new documentary, titled “Lady of the Emerald Scarf”. The event also included a presentation by Mobeen on his travels in Gilgit-Baltistan, as well as a Question & Answer session at the end.

Set in the heart of Gulmit village in Gilgit Baltistan (Northern Pakistan), Lady of The Emerald Scarf is a short silent film which follows a day in the life of Aziza, a carpet maker and shepherd, spread through winter and spring seasons. It explores her relationship with her surroundings, with the focus on the symbology of emerald, the color of her scarf.