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Birdsong explores the dying whistling traditions of the Hmong people of northern Laos, whose sonic exchanges straddle the boundary between music and speech. The film follows the personal stories of three individuals from Long Lan village, as they reflect on their experience as practitioners of a vanishing musical language.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    18 minutes
  • Country
    Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Note
    The Guardian
  • Director
    Omi Zola Gupta, Sparsh Ahuja
  • Producer
    Sparsh Ahuja, Omi Zola Gupta, Dorn Bouttasing