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    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
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    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
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    Seven islands and a metro
    Yahān se śāhārā kō dekhō | 7 islands and a metro Catalog Record Only
    The multilingual Bombay. The Bombay of intolerance. The Bombay of closed mills; popular culture, sprawling slums and real estate onslaught. The metropolis of numerous ghettos, the El Dorado.... This film is a tale of the cities of Bom Bahia / Bombay / Mumbai, through a tapestry of fiction, cinema verite, art objects, found footage, sound installation and literary texts. The film is structured around ...
    • Contributor: Dutta, Madhusree - Flavia - Majlis (Organization : Mumbai, India)
    • Date: 2006
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    Bāba Kalyāni
    Baba Kalyani Catalog Record Only
    Baba Kalyani is an intelligent, hard-working cop who heads the Kerala Police Anti-terrorist wing. One day he stumbles on terrorist group who plan to bomb Kochi city and create communal tension in the stateStory of a police officer pursuing a terrorist network. The needle of suspicion points to Isa Mohammed Haji, a social worker of repute with political connections. His son Zaheer Ahmed, alais ...
    • Contributor: Ṣāji Kailās - Svāmi, S. N. - Mohanlal - Sreekumar, Jagathy - Mohandas, Mamta - Ashirvaad Cinemas (Firm) - Central Home Entertainment (Firm) - Lc Purchase Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2008
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    The riverine gypsies / Catalog Record Only On Bedes, nomadic, snake worshipping tribe from West Bengal, India.
    • Date: 2004
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    Tingya / Catalog Record Only Farmer Karbhari is gearing up for the potato harvest season so that he can pay back the money he has borrowed from the money-lender. One day when returning from his fields, Chitangya, Karbhari's bulls, falls into the leopard trap and breaks his hind leg. Now Chitangya is unable to plough the fields. Despite medical treatment, there is no recovery. Karbhari is now worried since ...
    • Date: 2008
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    Kalkkaṭṭa news /
    Calcutta news Catalog Record Only
    A newly married couple arrives in Calcutta in the midst of Kali Pooja festivities. She is an orphan, he is a pimp. He has taken advance payment from two parties for the "virgin" girl, and in the ensuing tension, gets murdered, while she is locked up in a lodge room. A "Calcutta News" (tv channel) reporter who had spotted the couple before, follows the ...
    • Date: 2009
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    North-East India traditional musical instruments, Arunachal Pradesh / Catalog Record Only Copyright notice on disc label: DBCIC. Script, Conard Syiem; voice over Ernest Rosario. Received: 2012-05-25 from New Delhi OvOp Office; viewing copy; purchase; LC Purchase Collection. Acquired for requesting libraries only.
    • Date: 2009
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    Kaante / Catalog Record Only Popular Hindi motion picture.
    • Contributor: Gupta, Sanjay
    • Date: 2003
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    Circles-cycles Kathak dance / Catalog Record Only PAu1-200-643 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Robert Gottlieb. DCR 1988; REG 5Jan89; PAu1-200-643. Although registered as unpublished, this video has been distributed per The video source book, 13th ed., v. 1, p. 479. Associate producer and editor, Eva Soltes ; filmed by Satish Pande and Rajiv Mehrotra (New Delhi) and William Heick (San Francisco). Host: Zakir Hussain. Reference sources used: The video source book, 13th ...
    • Date: 1989
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    Devakaru : death of a village... = Dēvakāru : ondu haḷḷiya kole... /
    Dēvakāru : Catalog Record Only
    Documentary on the forced migration and struggles of Devakaru villagers due to acquisition of their land for economic development projects.
    • Contributor: Seshadri, P.
    • Date: 2008
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    Anunad Catalog Record Only Documentary film on SPIC-MACAY, a cultural organization doing effort to revive Indian art and culture engages with young people.
    • Contributor: Maharshi, Sanjay
    • Date: 2003
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    Open frame. Buru garra : pahaṛi ̄nadī /
    Buru garra : Catalog Record Only
    The story of Nirmalā Putula, b. 1972, a Santali and Hindi poet from Jharkhand, India and Dayamani Barla, a tribal journalist, social worker, and activist of the Koel-Karo Movement; on how they express themselves through the new form and medium of writing for self-resurrection of tribal identity and culture.
    • Date: 2007
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    The open frame. Village of dust, city of water /
    Village of dust, city of water Catalog Record Only
    An environmental film that documents how water is used and misused across India.
    • Date: 2006
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    Manmohan Desai's Amar Akbar Anthony /
    Amar Akbar Anthony Catalog Record Only
    Popular Hindi motion picture.
    • Contributor: Desai, Manmohan
    • Date: 2003
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    Kirayadar /
    Kirāyedāra Catalog Record Only
    Mrs. Laxmi Abhyankar and her employed daughter, Jaya, have lived in a flat of Lucknow-based Kundanlal Choudhury in the Pali Hill area for the last 15 years. Kundanlal's son Anil got a job in Bombay. His dad wants him to go and live with the Abhyankars, which he does. He falls in love with Jaya and both plan to marry. Kundanlal misses his son, ...
    • Date: 2008
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    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?
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    Shanghai / Catalog Record Only A small town somewhere in India is poised to become the next Shanghai. Billions of dollars are being poured into an upcoming International Business Park. On the eve of its launch a drunk truck driver mows down a prominent social activist. A lone girl believes it to be a murder, supported by a porn film maker who claims to have the proof that will ...
    • Date: 2012
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    Tribal resistance = Ādīvāsīom̐ kā vīdroha
    Ādīvāsīom̐ kā vīdroha Catalog Record Only
    Copyright notice on disc: Films Division, Government of India. Associates, Saibal Mitra ; direction, Dhrubjyoti Basu ; music, Dhritiman Dey ; editing, Avijit Sarbadhikari ; music, Dhritiman Chaterjee ; voice, Mriganka S. Roy. Gift Acquired for requesting libraries only.
    • Contributor: Mitra, Raja - India. Films Division
    • Date: 1987
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    Eḍsa jāgarṇa : nukkaṛa nāṭaka va gīta / Catalog Record Only On AIDS disease; Street play and songs.
    • Date: 1999
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    HerStories = Ticī goshṭa
    Ticī goshṭa Catalog Record Only
    On the plight of the women mill workers in the aftermath of the closure of cotton mills in Mumbai.
    • Contributor: Fareeda, A. M. - Tata Institute of Social Sciences. School of Media and Cultural Studies
    • Date: 2014
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    Tarpan = the absolution /
    Absolution | Tarpaṇa Catalog Record Only
    Half a century ago, Rajasthan, India not the Rajasthan of sand dunes but of barren mountains, stunted khejari trees and painted mansions. The land of Shekhavati. A couple in search of a cure for their seven year old ailing daughter, Jassu kaka, a village elder who knows the cure, but guides them to Sukku Baba - a fakir living in the desert. A village ...
    • Contributor: Singh, K. Bikram (Kunwar Bikram) - Dholakia, Rajat - National Film Development Corporation of India
    • Date: 2013
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    Peoples vision-- an interface between people and politicians / Catalog Record Only Documentary on the present political situation and role of political parties in Jammu and Kashmir.
    • Date: 2005
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    Indra / Catalog Record Only One mans struggle and sacrifice to bring peace, his ironic compulsions to resort to violence to end violence, bloody feuds, and quench the thirst of his people.
    • Date: 2007
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    Open frame. Earth witness : reflections of the times & the timeless /
    Earth witness : reflections of the times & the timeless Catalog Record Only
    Four common people - a teacher, a farmer, a shepherd, a father - find themselves on the front line of the earth's biggest, most complex crisis: climate change. Belonging to India's ancient tribes, they bear witness to the science behind the changes that affect their day to day life. Living in diverse climatic regions - the mountains of Nagaland, the grasslands of Kutch, the ...
    • Contributor: Joshi, Akanksha - Dunster, Chinmaya - Public Service Broadcasting Trust (New Delhi, India)
    • Date: 2011