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Showing 1 - 10 of 39 titles with a criteria of Subject is India


Gendun Choephel, a legendary figure in Tibet, turned from the monastic life he was born to (as the reincarnation of a Buddhist lama), to become a fierce critic of his country's religious conservatism and isolationism.

Icarus Films | 2005 | 97 minutes

Sandhya Suri skillfully weaves together archival footage—including hand colored sequences and a new score—to create a story about life across India from 1899 to 1947.

Icarus Films | 2018 | 72 minutes

The final film in Micha X. Peled's Globalization Trilogy examines the epidemic of suicides amongst India's cotton farmers, deeply in debt after switching to genetically modified seeds.

Bullfrog Films | 2012 | 88 minutes

A controversial affirmative action policy in India has brought about unprecedented social and political change.

Icarus Films | 2008 | 52 minutes

In revolutionary programs in Northern Ghana and India, gender roles are challenged, and illiterate adults educated.

Bullfrog Films | 2002 | 27 minutes

Reviews the positive steps being taken in India and Brazil to confront the serious public health issue presented by traffic accidents.

Bullfrog Films | 2008 | 27 minutes

Traces writer Arundhati Roy's bold and controversial campaign against the Narmada dam project in India.

Icarus Films | 2002 | 50 minutes

Examines every facet of the diamond trade from the prospectors to the miners, cutters, jewelers, smugglers and dealers, and advocates for fair trade.

Bullfrog Films | 2008 | 99 minutes

Ordinary people from Pakistan, India, and Bangladesh recount their tumultuous experiences after the 1947 British subdivision of colonial India.

Icarus Films | 1987 | 57 minutes

Looks at the lives of three Tibetan exiles, and at the recent history of their country, which forced them to flee.

Bullfrog Films | 2006 | 58 minutes