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1.

The Micro Debt

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DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Clay Bird

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Set against the backdrop of Pakistan during the turbulent 1960s, a family is ripped apart by religious beliefs and civil war. A young boy from Bangladesh is sent away by his Muslim father to a Madrasah. He struggles to adapt to a harsh monastic life.
DVD
2006; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Brick Lane

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Nazneen is a young Bangladeshi woman who arrives in London during the 1980s. She leaves behind her beloved sister and home, for an arranged marriage and a new life. In a loveless marriage to the middle aged Chanu, she feels trapped within the four walls of her flat in East London. She begins to fear that her soul is quietly dying. Meanwhile, her sister Hasina, continues to live a carefree life back in Bangladesh. Nazneen struggles to accept her lifestyle and tries to keep her head down in spite of life's blows. She soon discovers that life cannot be avoided and she is forced to confront life the day that the hotheaded young Karim comes knocking at her door.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Price of Freedom

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"In 1994 a young from rural Bangladesh, Taslima Nasrin, plunged the country into a wave of general strikes and mass protest. Her crime: to write her thoughts about how religious fundamentalism has consigned women to a secondary role in modern society. For her outspokenness, the nation's religious leaders issued a 'fatwa' against her ... She now lives in exile in Sweden ..."--Container label.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sixteen Decisions

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Examines the social charter of the Grameen Bank of Bangladesh and the 16 principles which undergird its success by examining the life of Selina, one of the 2.4 million Bangladeshi women building stronger rural economies through microcredit lending.
DVD
2000
Clemons (Stacks)
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27 Dollari

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A documentary about the Grameen Bank, founded in Bangladesh in 1983 for the purpose of making micro-loans to poor people, enabling them to start small businesses and rise out of poverty. Includes interviews with women running businesses funded by Grameen Bank and with the founder, Bangladeshi economist Muhammad Yunas.
DVD
2000
Clemons (Stacks)
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The World According to Sesame Street

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"Explores the behind-the-scenes drama, challenges, and rewarding outcome of producing local versions of the world's most watched children's television program. The film follows dedicated Sesame producers around the globe as they team with local producers to bring to life the shows in Bangladesh, Kosovo and South Africa" -- Container.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
8.

Daughters of the Golden Bengal: Women in the Struggle Against Poverty : A Film

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Depicts the growing movement of women in Bangladesh who, with the assistance of aid societies, run profitable cottage industries in their villages, often risking severe reprisals as they defy repressive social customs and religious doctrines in order to become financial contributors to their families and villages.
DVD
2003; 1995
Clemons (Stacks)
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Sixteen Decisions

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Examines the social charter of the Grameen Bank of Bangladesh and the 16 principles which undergird its success by examining the life of Selina, one of the 2.4 million Bangladeshi women building stronger rural economies through microcredit lending.
VHS
2000
Ivy (By Request)
10.

Women in Bangladesh

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This film presents an exclusive interview with Taslima Nasreen who has fled her country and is in hiding. Ms. Nasreen is one the few women in her country who have dared to call for more freedom for the women of Bangladesh. The film puts her story in the context of the condition suffered by women in Bangladesh. The film includes footage of Begum Zia, the premier of Bangladesh who, surprisingly, is a woman.
VHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)
11.

The Women's Bank of Bangladesh

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Describes the Grameen Bank and the small-business loans it makes to women only. It follows the activities of women who have taken out loans and to business classes, and shows those who oppose the bank's efforts.
VHS
1997
Ivy (By Request)
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Muktiyuddhera Itihāsa: Muktiyuddhera Dushprāpya Saṃkalita Bhidio Citra, Sabd́a, Sākshāṭakāra Āra Tathya Sambalita

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Documentary on the background political and social conditions of the Bangladesh liberation war, 1971.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Hājāra Bachara Dhare

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The film depicts social conditions of women and male domination in rural societies of Bangladesh.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Dārucini Dvīpa

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The story revolves around a group of urban young boys and girls from Dhaka city planning to make a visit together to the St. Martin Islands, off the Bay of Bengal Coast in Bangladesh, and the problems and reactions they face in their respective families, with special reference to the relation with their fathers.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

Fashion Victims [electronic resource]

The Australian Broadcasting Company made this film shortly after the collapse of the Rana Plaza building in Bangladesh, which killed over 1000 factory workers. The film presents the human consequences of that disaster and focuses on the connection of Australian and other international retailers to suppliers in Bangladesh who pay low wages, abuse workers, and provide often unsafe working conditions.
Online
2013
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Hazaribagh [electronic resource]: Toxic Leather

On the outskirts of Dhaka lies a giant slum of tanneries and over 500,000 people who work in them. Every year this living hell floods the European market with cheap leather. The workers here slave away at archaic machinery in absolute squalor, turning 14 million skins into leather. Toxic products used on the leather burn their skin, cause cancer and kill most before fifty. This film delivers a devastating insight into one of the most terrible places on Earth.
Online
2013
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Dabanala: Fire of Freedom; Martyr Dr. Shamsuzzoha and Our Independence

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Documentary based on 1969 uprising in East Pakistan, now Bangladesh.
DVD
2012; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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Bini Sutora Mala: Blossoms of War

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Short film based on 1971 liberation movement of Bangladesh.
DVD
2012; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nāina Mānath's Ṭu Phriḍama =: 9 Months to Freedom

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A documentary on the Bangladesh Leberation War 1971.
DVD
2012
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Narasundara: The Barbershop

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Short film based on 1971 liberation movement of Bangladesh.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)