khayal darpan

  • Border music

    As part of their Music Mirror series, the National Centre for the Performing Arts (NCPA) will screen Khayal Darpan, a documentary based on classical music in Pakistan by Delhi-based researcher Yousuf Saaed, which breaks several stereotypes

  • Music across borders

    Tracing the journey of classical music in Pakistan, Delhi-based researcher and documentary filmmaker Yousuf Saeed's movie Khayal Darpan raises vital questions about cultural identity and the future of this 'elitist form' of entertainment in India