The Wind

director: 
Hamid Jafari
country: 
Iran
year: 
2020
category: 
doc
legth: 
50'
festival edition: 
2020
Spirits ride the wind of the seas and spread illness into the bodies of human beings. Zar is synonymous with the wind which carries illness, and it is an ancient and traditional belief based in the south of Iran. The Zar ceremony can free the body from evil spirits with the assistance of music and song.