Category: Diversity in India

Mono – culture ?

The concern for the loss of diversity in South Asia has led to a new initiative. One that gives a platform for stimulating and  presenting photographic and video documentation of people marginalized in India. One point of view is that these people (more generally referred to as ‘tribes’ or ‘adivasis’) chose to live apart in…

By nandini 12th November 2010 0

Notes on Man Capture

To capture a man, then immediately marry him, you need a chicken It is a truth (not widely accepted) that to capture a man, then immediately marry him, you need a chicken. But not because the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. The Garo Hills. An extension of the eastern Himalayas. When…

By nandini 4th November 2010 0

Ambi Jiji’s Retirement

Produced by Public Service Broadcast Trust (PSBT)Public Service Broadcast Trust Directed by Nandini Bedi Distributed bySynclinefilmstore 29 mins. Garo with English subtitles If the global does not encompass the local, then what does it contain? Ambi Jiji has always planted her crops on soil on which forests have been burnt. At the end of each…

By nandini 4th November 2010 0