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"…Deccani Souls offers wonderful in depth symbolism about the complexities of dreams and one's place in the world…"


    - Kamila Sych


"Rahman's film tells us that the superimposition is also the tool to depict a midwinter fever-dream or memories - because as memories go, when they rain, it's a downpour. "


    - Anuj Malhotra, Floating Zoetropes



"Deccani Souls represents a history of violence and displacement that many Muslim citizens endured in Hyderabad 65 years ago; it also raises many questions about their role in India today- a symbolic return to a place that, for many, was once called home."


    - Andres Tapia-Urzua,India - Projectorhead Magazine

"Bringing out the lost culture of the Nawabi City"


    - Swati Sharma, Hyderabad, India - The New Indian Express



"A wistful perspective to the feel-good city, the film seeks to bridge the present with the past, to narrate a forgotten story in a surreal format."


    - Hyderabad, India - The Hindu



"Bir lkeye, topraa, eve bal olma hissi yetkin bir ekilde Tarkovskinin Nostalghiasnda grselletirilirken, bu filmde de benzer bir duyarlln ziyadesiyle yer aldn, artk bir hayalet duyguya dnm olan Haydarabad nizamlnn sanal varln her eye ramen srdrdn gryoruz."


    - Ihsan Kabil, Turkey - Star Gazette









Star Gazette                                           (Turkish) Turkey (July 25, 2014)



Daily Sabah                                    Turkey (May 12, 2014)

Delving into the Soul of the Past


The Times of India                    Hyderabad, India (September 23, 2013)

65 Years of Operation Polo (Hyderabad State to Telangana)


University of Hyderabad Herald       Hyderabad, India (September 19, 2013)

Diaspora and ‘Home’ through Films: Reference to the Hyderabadi Muslims and the Kashmiri Pandits


Dimensions of Indian Diasporic Literature in English      Latur, India (Vol.1 p.1 September, 2013)

Documenting the Invisible: An Interview with Kaz Rahman


Braddock  Avenue Books                       Pittsburgh, USA (June 12, 2013)

Deccani Souls/ Kaz Rahman/ 2012


Projectorhead Magazine                            India (Issue 8, January 2013)

The tryst in the Hyderabad tale


The New Indian Express          Hyderabad, India (November 4, 2012)

Deccan ki mazi ki Jhalkiyan- Deccan hi Ruhe


The Siasat Daily               (Urdu) Hyderabad, India (September 2, 2012)

Sultan Asif Jahi ki Yaadon ko taaza karne ka faisla- Itwar ko film release


The Rahnumae-Deccan Daily                (Urdu), Hyderabad, India (August 31st, 2012)

A peep into the Melancholic past of Deccani Soul


The Hindu                                        Hyderabad, India (August 31, 2012)

Filmmaker takes a trip through Hyderabad's history


The Times of India                           Hyderabad, India (August 29, 2012)

Deccani Souls Cinema Brochure Avirpkarna


Andhra Jyothi                 (Telugu), Hyderabad, India (August 29th, 2012)

September Gynapakalu 'Deccani Souls'


Namaste Telangana           (Telugu), Hyderabad, India (August 29th, 2012)

 A film for all Deccani Souls


The New Indian Express                  Hyderabad, India (August 29, 2012)

Deccani Souls Film


Malayala Manorama                (Malayalam), Calicut, India (July 6, 2012)


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