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Children Playing Gods [videorecording]

NIRMAN Films presents a film by Irfana Majumdar ; a NIRMAN film ; directed and edited by Irfana Majumdar
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
During the festival of the Ramlila, the streets of the city of Varanasi, India, are transformed into dramatic stages, where the "gods" descend onto the earth and 'play' in fhe form of children. A group of actors, artists, and teadchers workd with children from a Ralila neighborhood to tach theatre, history, and self-identity, and explore the Ramlila. They encountered support and prejudice from the comunity, and a child's world is unforgiving in its realities and universal in its imaginatio and discoveries. This film is about their journey.
Director
Irfana Majumdar
Release Date
2008
Run Time
61 min.
Language
In Bhojpuri and English with English subtitles
Notes
  • Videodisc release of a 2008 production.
  • Copyright date from disc label.
Edition
Full screen
Published
Varanasi, India : Nirman Film Studio, 2008.
Description
1 videodisc (61 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD.
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