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Kashmiri saaz: An ode to Game of Thrones

DNMUM433176 | 3/10/2019 | Author : Ishfaq Hassan | WC :465

The Game of Thrones inspired Kashmiri musical short film has local artists recreate the magic in India, finds Ishfaq Hassan

Last month, the Kashmiri musical ode to the Game of Thrones (GoT) short film - The Cure, made it to the official fan anthem of the famous American fantasy drama television series. After its release, the video went viral across all social media platforms. The film also received acclaim on HBO’s own social media handle. “Our tribute video featured by the official series handle (sic),” Ruman Hamdani, the filmmaker of The Cure, tweeted saying. Elaborating on the feature, Hamdani says, “An official from HBO team contacted us saying they are making tribute for the fans and sought our permission to use some clips and track [from our video]. After permissions were granted, they used three clips and part of the musical track in their official vi
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