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Panihari: The Water Women of India

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Looks at life in the desert communities of Rajasthan in India's Thar Desert. The film centers around the life of Paru, one of the Panihari (women who fetch water) as she struggles against nature and society to attain self-reliance for her family and herself.
DVD
2006; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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A Few Things I Know About Her

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On Mīrābāī, fl. 1516-1546, and her interpretation and representation in Rajasthani folklore.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Aaura Ghamantu Ṭhahara Gaye: And Nomads Took Root

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Documentary on the struggle of Nomads from Rajasthan for settlement and social rights.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Gaṛiyā Lauhāra, Jīvana Aura Jīvikā?: Gadia Lohar, a Life & Livelihood in Question?

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Documentary film on the lifestyle, tradition, and culture of blacksmits known as Gadia Lohars.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Gulaal

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"Gulaal is set in Rajpur a fictional city of Rajasthan, where a member of the erstwhile royal family stakes claim to the land of Rajasthan and wants to go back to the days of royalty. He wants Rajputana back from the Government of India and challenges the very idea of democracy. His history backs him, his people too, but the power corrupts him"--Filmicafé.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Jhārū Kathā =: Broom Stories

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"Drawing on extensive fieldwork in remote corners of rural Rajasthan and the by-lanes of Jodhpur city. This film on the broom engages in conversation with a wide spectrum of broom-makers. Their struggle for livelihood is intersected with differerent stories of the broom provided by women and ritual attendants of shrines, traders, municipal sweepers and garbage collectors. Though the counterpoint of their voices, the film covers wide ground in opening the contradictory values and belief-systems of the broom. Steeped in the realities of caste, the broom is both a source of livelihood for millions of people and the repository of tradition knowledge. Even so, it stigmatizes entire communities through its associations with pollution and untouchability. Highlighting the humiliation and rob [...]
BookDVD
2011
Clemons (CHECKED OUT)