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1.

India's Daughter: The Story of Jyoti Singh

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"The powerful story of the 2012, brutal gang rape on a Delhi bus of a 23 year old medical student, who later died from her injuries. BAFTA winning filmmaker Leslee Udwin, herself a victim of rape, went to India inspired by the protests against sexual assault. With an all Indian crew, Udwin got exclusive, first time on camera interviews with the rapists and defense attorney. An impassioned plea for change, India's daughter pays tribute to a remarkable and inspiring young woman and explores the compelling human stories behind the incident and the political ramifications throughout India"--Distributor website.
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
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Jai Bhim Comrade

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"For thousands of years India's dalits were abhorred as "untouchables" denied an education and treated as bonded labour. By 1923 Bhimrao Ambedkar broke the taboo, won doctorates abroad and returned to India to fight for the emancipation of his people....In 1997 a statue of Dr. Amdedkar in a Dalit colony in Mumbai was desecrated with a garland of footware. As angry residents gathered, police opened fire killing 10. Vilas Ghorge, a leftist poet, hung himself in protest. "Jai Bhim Comrade" shot over 14 years, follows the music and tradition of reason that Vilas had been a part of "-- Container.
DVD
2012
Clemons (Stacks)
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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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The Boy in the Branch

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"A film on the indoctrination of young Hindu boys by the RSS branch"--Container.
DVD
2007; 2000
Clemons (Stacks)
5.

Lakshmí and Me

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""What sin did I commit to be born a woman?" Lakshmi wonders aloud. A 21-year-old housemaid in Mumbai, she works ten hours a day, seven days a week. One of her employers is Nishtha Jain, who begins to make a documentary that explores their relationship. Nishtha films Lakshmi at home, and at work in various houses. Lakshmi's is a precarious existence to begin with; illness and romance compound her problems in unexpected ways. As the filmmaker is drawn deeper into Lakshmi's life, she is forced to question many of the things she takes for granted. During a year and a half of dramatic changes, the process of filming has its own impact on unfolding events and on the relationship between the two women." -- Container.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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We Are Not Your Monkeys: Occupation, Millworker : Two Short Films

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We are not your monkeys: Short film of song offering the dalit (lower caste) perspective on the Ramayana version of Indic history and the caste system.; Occupation, millworker: Textile mills, once the foundation of Bombay's economy, now find it difficult to survive in a changing economic climate. This documentary examines the struggle by millworkers to reopen a mill in 1992 after a four-year lockout by management.
DVD
1996
Clemons (Stacks)
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Apna Aloo Bazaar Becha: From Subsistence Ecology to the Market

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"What happens when remote, isolated mountain communities come face to face with globalization? Jardhaargaon, a typical village in the Hemval Valley of Garhwal, led an isolated existence until just 30 years ago. A series of events forced it into joining the market economy. This short documentary, based entirely on local perspectives, reflects on the process of change." -- Syncline Films Pvt. website.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Mendha Ta Pitto: The Story of Mendha

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The story of Mendha, a small Gond tribal village in Gadchiroli district, Maharashtra, that resisted exploitation and found alternatives when confronted with displacement because of a hydroelectric project.
DVD
2001
Clemons (Stacks)
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Kumar Talkies

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Documents the history of the movie theater Kumar Talkies in the northern Indian town of Kalpi and its place in the lives of the townspeople.
VHS
1998
Ivy (By Request)
10.

Zulmatoṃ̄ Ke Daura Meṃ̄: In Dark Times--

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"In dark times" contains original b&w footage of Germany during Hitler's reign interpersed with more current b&w images. Accompanying the images is information about how fascist ideas can take over a country by encouraging fear. both real and imagined, and by blaming minorities, artists and intellectuals for societal problems. "Evil stalks the land" was originally released in 2002 as a documentary on communal riots in Gujarat and how the young people that caused the violence are being trained to hate minorities in India.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Unheard Voices of India

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Several short interviews (about 1 min. each) with people from all over India, young and old, or all religions and walks of life. They are asked about their lives, whether they are happy, and what they'd like to change in their country.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Rāma Rājya Aura Grāma Rājya Kī Ora

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Program on the Indian political situation from the viewpoint of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
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Citrahāra

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Program on the Indian political situation from the viewpoint of the Bharatiya Janata Party with song sequences from Hindi motion pictures.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
14.

Samasyāem̐ Aneka, Samādhāna Eka

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Program on the Indian political situation from the viewpoint of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
15.

Vikr̥ta Dharma Nirapekshatā Yā Rāma Rājya?: Āpa Hī Cuniye

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Program discusses the Indian political situation from the viewpoint of the Bharatiya Janata Party.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
16.

Setu: Tamilnāḍū Meṃ Hindī Kī Sthiti

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On the role of Hindi language to make India as one; documentary with special reference to Hindi language learning in Tamil Nadu, India.
VHS
1998
Ivy (By Request)
17.

Suron Ka Kāravān

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On recorded music in the last hundred years in India.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

Shankar

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A glimpse into the life of Shankar who is HIV positive - an ordinary man in the bustling humanity of a big city, armed only with the humble motives to seek out a living, just enough to support him and his adolescent son, Pavan.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

A Handful of Sun

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Documentary about sexually transmitted disease in India, and how this affects the life of Asha, a middle class housewife who has been infected by her husband with HIV, the AIDS virus. The film looks at the predicament of 'innocent bystanders' who contract HIV without participating in any potentially risky situation.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Fishers of Men

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"For over a century, a substantial number of Adivasis, or tribals of the Chottanagpur plateau, have been converting to Christianity in order to free themselves from bonded labour and feudal oppression still prevalent in rural India. A combination of education and Christianity have helped the Adivasis establish an alternative identity outside the Hindu caste system, undermining feudal and Hindu authority. While the demand for a tribal homeland called Jharkand has been gaining momentum from a number of sources since independence, Hindu fundamentalist organisations such as the Rashitriya Swayamsevak Sangh and the Vishwa Hindu Parishad have held the Christian missionaries singularly responsible for encouraging the Jharkand movement. In the absence of dialogue between Hindu revivalists an [...]
DVD
1997
Clemons (Stacks)