• Film, Video
    The dawn = Utthan /
    Utthan Catalog Record Only
    Documentary on the rural development in Vansda Taluk in Gujarat.
    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video
    Satyajit Ray introspections : a film on Satyajit Ray / Catalog Record Only A biographical documentary in which Ray speaks only about his views, his childhood, the influence of Bengal renaissance on his life, his interest in graphic design and typography, his approach to political films and violence in cinema, his interest in period and children films, the influence of western music on his films and his views on life and death.
    • Date: 1990
  • Film, Video
    Indian nobel laureates / Catalog Record Only On Indian Nobel prize winners; documentary.
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    Lakhon maen aik = Lākhon̲ men̲ ek / Catalog Record Only An award-winning feature film, depicting the events in the aftermath of the partition of India and the establishment of Pakistan in 1947. A Hindu girl, left behind by her father, who flees to India, is brought up by a devout Muslim. Despite being a resident of a village with 100% Muslim population, the girl is free to follow her religious precepts. She falls in ...
    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video
    Survival. The last round-up of the elephants / Catalog Record Only Copyright: no reg. Copyright notice on video: Survival Anglia Ltd. ; 1982. Series title taken from cassette container. British national film catalogue, 1981, p. 53, no. 599.61 lists title as Survival special: the last roundup. Narrated by Jason Robards ; filmed by G. Dieter Plage, Ashish Chandola ; film editor, Leslie Parry ; associate producer, Jim De Kay. LC copy is reissue copy. British ...
    • Date: 1987
  • Film, Video
    The Hope diamond mystery. Hope diamond mystery / Catalog Record Only This fifteen-part serial drama follows the story of the Hope diamond, beginning in the sixteenth century, and shows the tragedies it brings to those who are involved with it until it is returned to its rightful place in the breast of a Hindu idol representing the goddess of love. This episode begins with the theft of the diamond in the temple. A curse is ...
    • Date: 1921
  • Film, Video
    Father, son, and holy war /
    Pitr̥, putra, aura dharmayuddha Catalog Record Only
    On the causes of communal violence in India.
    • Date: 1994
  • Film, Video
    Jihād-i Kashmīr. Catalog Record Only Documentary film on the freedom movement in Kashmir.
    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video
    Waterworks India : four engineers and a manager / Catalog Record Only Documentary film pays homage to five barefoot Indian rural water works engineers from Ladakh, Jaisamler, Kerala, Madurai, Kerala who have kept alive traditional methods of water harvesting and onserving.
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    The plot thickens. Catalog Record Only Short film examines the modus operandi of advertising in India and the theme of community and change is highlighted through a mother and daughter relationship.
    • Date: 1993
  • Film, Video
    Eka poṭaluṃ bīka nuṃ = a bundleful of fear /
    Ek potlun beek nu | Bundleful of fear Catalog Record Only
    This is a dramatized narrative of 5 village women and their struggle for gender justice. It is about violence against women, the psychological effects of patriarchy and women's struggle to conquer Fear. It was conceptualized and scripted with women field workers of Mahila Samakhya, Baroda, who had all experienced violence in their own lives or were involved in collective attempts to resist it. These ...
    • Date: 1994
  • Film, Video
    A river and its valley / Catalog Record Only Documentary that traces the culture along the bank of Brahmaputra river in Northeastern India.
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    Kashmir crisis : its people's viewpoint (documentary) ; vol. 7 / Catalog Record Only Sources used: videocassette container. Received: 6/24/2004 from New Delhi OvOp Office; viewing copy; purchase; LC Purchase Collection.
    • Contributor: Jalali, Rahula
    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video
    Thalarndhadhu-- It rested / Catalog Record Only A filmed performance without commentary, of a hill tribe from southern India with particular emphasis on their music and songs. Most of the songs are work related such as ploughing, shepherding, working in the quarry. Other songs are lullabies, laments and on marriage as a subject. The film does not use a commentary or voice over. The rhythms of the music overlap with the ...
    • Date: 1988
  • Film, Video
    The Tibetan book of the dead. A way of life
    Way of life | Livre des morts tibétain. | Mode de vie Catalog Record Only
    Karma-gliṅ-pa's text, Bar do thos grol (Book of the dead) is unique to the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. It is read aloud to dying persons as they pass from this life into the next. Part 1 of this series documents its history, and its acceptance and use in hospices in Europe and North America. Remarkable footage also shows its traditional application in the rites and ...
    • Contributor: Mori, Hiroaki - Hayashi, Yukari - McLean, Barrie Angus - Kawamura, Atsunori - Verrall, David - Cohen, Leonard - Bstan-ʼdzin-Rgya-Mtsho - Karma-Gliṅ-Pa - Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai - Mistral Film (Firm) - National Film Board of Canada - Direct Cinema Ltd - Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1994
  • Film, Video
    Ascent through paradise. Catalog Record Only Documentary on the tourists spots of Himachal Pradesh, India.
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    Ek minute ka maun /
    Minute long silence Catalog Record Only
    This biographical documentary is a tribute to Chandrashekhar Prasad, a young and dynamic leader of JNU Student Union, assassinated in 1997 in Sīvana, Bihar; includes footage of protest reported in the print and electronic media in Delhi.
    • Contributor: Bhardwaj, Ajay - Kalia, Sunil - Chandrashekhar Smriti Andolan - Lc Gift Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1997
  • Film, Video
    Meitei women in unorganised sector / Catalog Record Only Copyright notice on disc: UGC-CEC. Resource person, Dr. M.C. Arun Kumar ; researcher, L. Bishwanatha Sharma ; script, Dr. M.C. Arun Kumar, W. Ranjit Meitei ; narration and translation, Ranendra Longjam ; voice over, Suchitra Potsangbam, L. Sobhana Devi ; co-ordinator, Dr. Th. Jekendra Singh. English and Manipuri. Gift; 2016-01-19. Acquired for the Library of Congress only.
    • Contributor: Ranjit Meitei, W. - India. University Grants Commission - Consortium for Educational Communication (India) - Manipur University. Educational Multimedia Research Centre
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    Vātsalyaṃ /
    Vāltsallyam | Jūbili Pṝ̲oḍakṣans avatarippikkunna Ammāsinṭ̲e Vātsalyaṃ | Valsalyam Catalog Record Only
    Family drama with a farmer who is the patriarch of a traditional Kerala joint family slowly losing control over his family after his younger brother gets his law degree and needs to consolidate his social position. In a show of filial disobedience, the younger brother refuses to marry a girl chosen by the family and marries a proud and rich girl from city and ...
    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video
    Neela, colours of tradition /
    Neela Panch Catalog Record Only
    Neela Panch is a painter who paints in the traditional Mysore style of painting. She participated in the sixth visual history workshop of SPARROW which students and teachers and art enthusiasts attended. In the video notes made on this occasion, Neela Panch speaks about why she chose the traditional style of painting, how gods and goddesses and images from mythology form her subject, what ...
    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video
    Tū zindā hai! / Catalog Record Only A film on Indian women in activism--challenging the structures of authority, the 'sakar', the landlord, the abusive husband--and the backlash they face. It is about their indomitable will to prevail against the odds. Profiled are the activists of Ekta Parishad, a mass-based people's forum working in the villages of 35 districts of Madhya Pradesh.
    • Date: 199?
  • Film, Video
    Raṅgajhāñjhara : Gharajīyā dāmāda ; Kondā dāmāda / Catalog Record Only On the folk life of Chattīsagaṛh.
    • Date: 1994
  • Film, Video
    Bhārat ki chhāp. Colonialism & the Industrial Revolution, 1800-1900 /
    Colonialism & the Industrial Revolution, 1800-1900 | Bhārata kī chhāpa, | Identity of India, Catalog Record Only
    A 13-part video series on the history of science and technology on the Indian subcontinent. The British emerge as the supreme colonial power in the subcontinent. Craft centers, like Murshidabad in Benga, decay as British-made goods flood Indian markets. The social and economic changes caused by the Industrial Revolution in Britain, and British exploitation of India's natural resources have an impact on India. The ...
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    India: Hyderabad / Catalog Record Only Presents the State of Hyderabad. Depicts street traffic and the railway station in the city of Hyderabad. Describes the minting of state coins and the printing of postage stamps. Shows scenes of the cultivation of rice and sugar can; threshing pulse; cottage industries such as rug weaving, weaving of metallic fabrics, fine embroidery, silver filligree and inlay work; a mosque school; and activities in ...
    • Date: 1945
  • Film, Video
    Tārāṭṭ /
    Tharattu Catalog Record Only
    Three brothers of a middle class family in a small township in Kerala are brought up by their elder unmarried sister. A young business man arrives in the town who would be later revealed as the illegitimate son of the sister.
    • Date: 1999