Jamshed Kholikov | Tajikistan | 2008 | 5 mins

Nafas/Sigh Synopsis

Hands tied and head covered, trapped like a bird in a cage, she yearns to be free.

Nafas/Sigh was an official selection of the 2011 WVN Online Film Festival.

About the Filmmaker

Jamshed Kholikov is a filmmaker, designer and a devout art promoter living in Dushanbe, Tajikistan. Over the past decade, he has initiated a number of online projects such as the Tajik Development Gateway and a virtual art gallery, Arzhang, which documents the works of artists. As a contemporary art lover, Kholikov seeks opportunities for developing the practice by serving as a connecting point between Tajik artists and artists of other nations in Central Asia.