The Journey Within (2015, 78 mins, English/Urdu with subtitles)
This award-winning docu-film details the origins of the Coke Studio – a Pakistani music show dedicated to reclaiming the rich musical heritage of the country. In a post 9/11 Pakistan full of conflict, the Coke Studio has grown from humble beginnings to become a major initiative that brings together a variety of musical genres, with artists creating music that resonates both within Pakistan and across the globe. Directed by Mian Adnan Ahmad.
The film will be followed by a Q & A.
This is a Creative Peebles Festival event, supported by Creative Scotland.
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