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    Surati: Classical and Folk Indian Dance from New Jersey

    Surati performs Indian classial and folk dance from New Jersey, another in the Homegrown Concert Series sponsored by the American Folklife Center.

    • Contributor: Surati Dance Group
    • Date: 2008-11-19
  • Film, Video

    Surati —Classical and Folk Indian Dance from New Jersey

    Surati performs classical and folk East Indian music and dance at the Library of Congress, November 19, 2008. videorecording | videorecording ; 88 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). November 19, 2008. (Date). Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Surati (dance Group) - Roy, Rimli - Austen, Theadocia Millich - Todorova-Pirgova, Iveta
    • Date: 2008
  • Collection

    Sreevidhya Chandramouli with Poovalur Sriji: South Indian Classical Music from Oregon

    Sreevidhya Chandramouli plays the vina, a plucked Indian lute with a fret board spanning three and a half octaves. She was trained in the Karaikudi vina tradition, the only school of south Indian vina players that goes back more than ten generations. Also featured is Poovalur Sriji on the mridangam.

    • Date: 2009-08-20
  • Film, Video

    Sreevidhya Chandramouli

    Sreevidhya Chandramouli of Portland, Oregon, performs vina music and Sanscrit songs of South India at the Library of Congress, August 20, 2009. videorecording | videorecording ; 64 min | Homegrown Concert Series. (Source). August 20, 2009. Videorecording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Chandramouli, Sreevidhya - Sriji, Poovalur
    • Date: 2009
  • Collection

    Kalanidhi Dance: Traditional Kuchipudi from Maryland

    Kalanidhi Dance Company was founded in 2005. Its artistic approach is to explore creative and contemporary ideas through the vocabulary of Kuchipudi, while retaining the essence and integrity of the classical form. Dancers include Supraja Chittari, Ankitha Durvasula, Ramya Durvasula, Pragnya Thamire and Deviga Valiyil.

    • Contributor: Kalanidhi Dance Company
    • Date: 2013-08-14
  • Film, Video

    Hampi-- the world heritage / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary on the antiquities, temples, and sculptures of Hampi, India.

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Gadar--ek prem katha / Catalog Record Only

    In 1947, Tara, a Sikh truck driver in Punjab, meets and falls in love with a wealthy Muslim girl named Sakina, during anti-Muslim riots whom he saves, courts and marries. Years later, Sakina travels to Pakistan to visit her father, now the mayor of a small Pakistan city, who tries to seperate her and Tara and force her into an arranged marriage with a ...

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Kammīṣaṇar / Catalog Record Only

    A city police commissioner confronts the mafia and their political bosses.

    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video

    The return of Vhali, the dearestone / Catalog Record Only

    On the plight of the migratory whale shark on the coast of Gujarat, India.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Muslim, muslimallātār ur̲avukaḷum urimaikaḷum : kēḷvi pir̲antatu in̲r̲u / Catalog Record Only

    Discussion on rights of Muslims and non-Muslims and their relations in Tamil Nadu; chaired by Dr. Kē. Vi. Es. Hapīp Muhammatu.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Open frame. A dam old story / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary on the natural bounty of Himachal Pradesh and the fight against external factors.

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    That year that day / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary film explores the mechanisms of attaining freedom from the images, visuals, memories which have the elements of child sexual abuse.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Bandha nritya / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary about Gotipua, form of Odisi dance.

    • Contributor: Kanungo, Aloka - Ramprakash, Jitendra - Centre for Cultural Resources and Training (india) - Lc Purchase Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Karz = A saga of reincarnation and revenge / Catalog Record Only

    Popular Hindi motion picture.

    • Contributor: Ghai, Subhash
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video

    A land, strangely familiar... Catalog Record Only

    The film is an expression of the filmmaker's experiences as she travels extensively through the country of Nepal and finds stories of its relationships with India that go beyond the boundaries of history, politics and geography. Based on the vibrant relationship between the two countries, the film is a cultural tool that strives to evoke awareness against preconceived notions and support the development of ...

    • Contributor: Sanyal, Aparna - India. Ministry of External Affairs - Public Service Broadcasting Trust (new Delhi, India)
    • Date: 2013
  • Film, Video

    Turning their lives to ashes : a VHAI film on workers in the bidi industry / Catalog Record Only

    A documentary film by VHAI which captures the deplorable conditions of bidi rollers of Murshidabad district in West Bengal who live a life of misery, suffering from TB, asthma, lung, skin and other diseases. This moving human story presents heart wrenching case studies of women and children who roll bidis from morning to night and remain in object poverty.

    • Contributor: Kumar, Raman - Mukhopadhyay, Alok - Kuldeep Singh - Voluntary Health Association of India
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Gujarat, the petrol capital of India / Catalog Record Only

    Received: 2010-05-20 from New Delhi OvOp Office; viewing copy; gift; LC Gift Collection.

    • Date: 2006
  • Film, Video

    Reclaiming life / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary on civil rights of AIDS patients in India.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Mahendra Kapūra / Catalog Record Only

    Biographical documentary on the life and works of Mahendra Kapoor, Indian playback singer.

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Open frame. The ghetto girl / Catalog Record Only

    In what is also known as India's 'Little Pakistan' in New Delhi, a girl is on a search for a lost home movie. The search takes her into the mapless lanes of the place she calls home. Lanes conceal a history and a past. A love and loss tale about being Muslim in India today.

    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video

    Bharataṃ / Catalog Record Only

    In a happy family with music heritage, Nedumudi Venu is Mohanlal's brother and guru, and an excellent singer. He reigns in the family and in the society with his music. But because of his addiction with alcohol, he loses his control over the music and people start prefering his sishya and brother Mohanlal. Considering this as an insult, he starts hating his brother and ...

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    36 Chowringhee Lane / Catalog Record Only

    After the marriage of her daughter Rosemary, an Anglo-Indian school teacher Violet Stoneham lives a lonely life in her single room flat located at 36 Chowringhee Lane in Calcutta. She is thrilled when a former student, Nandita Roy, looks her up and also brings her boyfriend, Samaresh Moitra, to her flat. Samaresh is an author and would like to write his new novel. She ...

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Rights & wrongs. [Premiere edition] / Catalog Record Only

    Several segments focusing on human rights worldwide are shown: The Kurds of Iraq, victims of chemical bombing, are shown. In Argentina and Chile, the issue of impunity versus accountabiliy is examined in relation to those responsible for the disappearance of thousands of people. A former death squad officer from South Africa offers his viewpoint on torture. Reebok proves itself to be a corporation with ...

    • Date: 1991
  • Film, Video

    Climate change : today's choices tomorrow's future / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: United Nations Development Programme (India) Exexutive producers, Nireet Alva, Nikhil Alva ; camera, Indish Batra Jugal Kishore ; editor, Prashant, Gautam Malhotra ; assistant directors, Swastika Mehta, Dipti Chadha. viewing copy; Received: 2011-07-21 from New Delhi OvOp Office; purchase; LC Purchase Collection. Acquired for the library of Congress only.

    • Contributor: Sharma, Siddhartha - United Nations Development Programme (india) - Lc Purchase Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Open frame. Healing the coast / Catalog Record Only

    Documentary exploring the environmental restoration along Tamil Nadu's coastline in the post-tsunami context of December, 2004.

    • Date: 2006