Then They Would be Gone

    Then They Would be Gone

    • Maheen Zia, Madiha Aijaz
    • Pakistan
    idfaberthafund_01 IDFA Bertha Fund


    Amidst wheat fields, a carnival world appears - an ephemeral city. We enter this space, traversing through the heart of Pakistan with three nomadic artist families - a circus dynasty, a family of wrestlers and folk singers linking the sacred and profane worlds of the mela.

    Project information

    Supported with €16000 for Classic: Production & postproduction 2019
    Supported with €5000 for Classic: Development 2016
    Countries of production
    Production status
    In production
    Estimated length
    90 min


    Maheen Zia, Madiha Aijaz
    Maheen Zia for Apnakam

    About IDFA Bertha Fund


    The IDFA Bertha Fund aims to stimulate and empower the creative documentary sector in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and parts of Eastern Europe by supporting remarkable and innovative documentary projects by talented filmmakers from these countries.

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