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2017 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This film shows how one village 'Puri' , at Dhamtari, (Chhattisgarh) made it possible to become an open defecation free Village due to the efforts of school children.
Topics: Swachh Bharat, GoI Films, Documentary
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2017 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Bonnie (33) is again on run. He has been on the run from his family and sports fraternity since failing ‘sec test’ before the Bangkok Asian Games, 1998. A born i0ntersex, raised by poor, illiterate and confused parents as a girl named ‘Bandana’, she became one of the finest strikers of Indian Woman’s Football team in her / his short career. A Sex Reassignment surgery later transformed her / him to a man but left...
Topics: Gender Issues, GoI Films, Documentary
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2017 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. In a vast and arid dystopian landscape of the future, covered in plastic waste, one man struggles to survive with his wife and dog. He scavenges a living in his world and they barely manage to survive. The only source of daylight comes pouring through a hole in the leaden sky which mountains of waste seem to lead up to and to the man this is a place of escape. One day he brings a fish home that he has scrounged from a...
Topics: Environment, GoI Films, Animation
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Sand Says Something is a short film on Padmashree Sudarsan Pattnaik. Who known as an International Sand Artist. Through his art form he give message and awareness to the society.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. A documentary on the making of musical instrument like sitar, tanpura, veena etc. using Gourd as the base.
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Abhinaya is a differently abled South-Indian Actress who is both hearing and speech impaired.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The Film is a tribute to the 'Iron Man of India'for his contribution in uniting India as one Nation.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This documentary is an introspective journey in time with Joy Goswami, a leading Bengali Poet, through his writings, his memories and dreams. It explores the creative angst of a sexagenarian poet, settled in an urban milieu and in somewhat disconcerting time that provokes an existential dilemma in his self. Writing for more than four decades, poetry for Joy Goswami has always been a device for negotiating with his ‘self’...
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film depicts the different minds from varied strata express themselves through painting.
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This is a journey through the inner and outer world of the legendary Indian photographer Raghu Rai. The film takes us through an intertwined passage of photographs, personal narratives and world views that combine in the process of the making of a Maestro and his life so far.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. “The film portrays the story of an old lady who sold her goats to construct toilet for her family.”
Topics: Swachh Bharat, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film is on the new emerging culture of boying amongst the new youth today, especially the underprivileged sections. While the documentary covers various elements within the hip-hop culture it largely tells stories of a few boys and explores their world of this very acrobatic style of dance. It also has a central character and all other stories and exploration into this new culture emanates from his story.
Topics: Contemporary, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Like Jheluml, Raj Begum is unstoppable. Along taboos and tribulations this rebel obstinate ushered in a new freedom for women in Jammu and Kashmir. Raj Begum thawed the long frozen cultural heritage of Kashmir. She is a phenomenon in kashmir valley and has been singing over 5 decades. she reigned supreme from the era when broadcasting was only live. Her first teacher and guide was a pioneer, Qadir Langoo. Raj Begum sang...
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Deep down the Bay of Bengal on an ancient trade route to the Far East, in the Nicobar archipelago lived the Nicobarese. The islands once upon a time were much frequented by passing traders for sojourns. The Nicobarese used to barter coconuts with them for fancies like an old hat or a coat, silk handkerchiefs, sometimes even empty alcohol bottles. In 1956, after being annexed to the Indian state, the Islands came to be...
Topics: Environment, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. There is a saying in Malayalam ‘Othupidichal Malayum Porum’. This translates as ‘team work can move mountains’. Anyone who has seen the Khalasis of Malabar region in action will feel the ring of truth in this saying. Watching the Khalasis at work is an amazing experience. The heavy objects they handle could be a ship to be launched or a huge girder weighing tonnes. The dexterity of the Khalasis ensures that the work...
Topics: Sports, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film is set around an elderly musician and his fresh middle age student.
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. what is left of their homes, to perform rituals, have picnics and remember their dead. Gurucharan Kurdikar has vivid memories of his childhood in Kurdi but now lives in a city far away. Venisha fernandes was born after the submergence, but has grown up listening to stories of a lost paradise. Both return to search for where they belong in places imagined and places real. As Gurucharan and Venisha converse with a whole array...
Topics: Environment, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This documentary tells the story of a remote village in Purulia in eastern part of India. Crammed into a mini truck, a “Chhau Dancer’s “troupe (39 members), with large musical drums and delicate masks. Were travelling back to their village after a late night performance in nearby industrial town. The vehicle was speeding recklessly along the highway. It lost control killing 7 members of the troupe instantly gravely...
Topics: Ethnography, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film is about how the citizens are responsible for the garbage that accumulates around the garbage container kept on road. The outside garbage is thrown outside the garbage container. Proper use of garbage container can make our India clean.
Topics: Swachh Bharat, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The short movie portrays the well known Kerala based playback and classical singer “Vaikom Vijayalakshmi”. She is totally blind by birth. Interviews with Vijayalakshmi, father and mother reveals her potential to know several Ragas and film songs. The movie shows Vijayalakshmi's achievement during her 30 years of career.
Topics: Sugamya Bharat, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This film is based on an eminent architectural practitioner Mrs. Didi Contractor. She studies vernacular traditions, and is still involved in designing practical adaptations for contemporary sustainability, training young artisans and reviving local skills. Her projects include building over 16 homes, a community clinic a center for compassionate living, a craft market, a residential resort and the Sambhavana institute for...
Topics: Environment, GoI Films, Documentary
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2016 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The Film depicts that Ms.Shalini Saraswati, a woman who lost all her limbs to a dangerous viral infection Rickettsia. Inspite of that, Mr. Shalini did not lose hope and bettered her life by concentrating on her home, career and finally in the sports of running. She has participated in the 10 K, TCS marathon and now has set a goal of participating in 2020 Olympics.
Topics: Sugamya Bharat, GoI Films, Biography
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film is on the story of Ramesh, a Dalit, who works as a bus conductor through the founding of a folk song band, struggles to celebrate his and the community’s identity, amidst his daily struggles for existence.
Topics: Sociology, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. A film celebrating Chhau Dance and one man's passion, Shashadhar Acharya to take us back to its old glory.
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. In 1947, during the kabali invasion several pandit Kashmiri's left Kashmir. This film is tracing the roots, culture, history of one of those families through 3 generations at a wedding.
Topics: History and Events, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Munira ( early 30's ) lives in “bandra flat”, a dense Muslim dominated slum in Jogeshwari, Mumbai. Every night, at around 1 am, She can be seen walking through the desolate western express highway with a bag of food gently tucked on her back. Dogs and cats anxiouly wait for her along the footpaths and boundary walls. She feeds each one of them, talking to them, running her hand across their back to check for injuries and...
Topics: Advocacy, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film on 52nd National Maritime Day Celebration in Mumbai.
Topics: History and Events, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film highlighting the brave efforts of the members of Youth Emergency Organization to guard the Tezpur Town, Assam during the last three days of Chinese aggression of 1962.
Topics: History and Events, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This film focuses on Shri Adoor Gopalkrishnan's film making style and idioms. This is achieved through the interviews and the clippings of his films. The film also brings into focuses the relationship between the folk arts of Kerala and films made by Adoor Gopalkrishnan.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film on ” a miraculous and tender process of the creation of a big river island with rich biodiversity on the barren sand deposits of river Brahmaputra by a tribal person over a period of 30 years “and the destruction of the largest river island Majuli.
Topics: Environment, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The information technology has brought the world to our door step. With the invention and advancement of electronic equipments, human beings social life has come to more or less a standstill. The film depicts how the harmful effects of watching and addiction to electronic screen right from small babies to teenagers and focused on finding the reason for addiction and effects of the addiction and alternative solutions.
Topics: Sociology, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. As the landscape of the city changes vetically, and the plush cars zoom by, an elderly couple who are notable artistes in their own right, find solace in each other's company and a dedication to feed the strays of the area and keep their surroundings green.
Topics: Environment, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. “People clean their premises and throw their garbage in their neighbour house.”
Topics: Swachh Bharat, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Ram Kumar began his career as a litterateur before he became acclaimed as a painter. This film explores the various aspects of Ram Kumar's personality both as a writer and painter, by structuring the film around his stories and paintings, travelling between fragments of his past, present, fiction and imagery. The film strives of etch out the synthesis of word and image in Ram Kumar's creations, presenting it as a portrait of...
Topics: Contemporary, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film depicts set amongst the sprawling mountainous region of Uttarakhand, India. Six children living under the belt of demonic possessions, illiteracy and strict traditions re-discover a power hidden to them all this while: Music.
Topics: Socio - Cultural, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film on Prime Minister's ambitious initiative to clean up the Ganga.
Topics: Swachh Bharat, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Ten lakh people die every year of Mosquito bite. Swach Bharath is the only answer to this menace.
Topics: Swachh Bharat, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Trailing the lives of two men and a woman, Cities of Sleep takes us into the world of different improvised sleeping spaces and night shelters to provide an experimental portrait of a set of unique sleep practices in Delhi.
Topics: Sociology, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The Armenians settled in Calcutta from the end of the 16th century. According to an estimate there are less than 100 Armenians in Calcutta now. The film takes glimpses into Armenians glorious past, their legacy, the present and future even though it might seem bleak.
Topics: Anthropology, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This film is born out of the need to explore existing geographical and political boundaries of India, juxtaposed with human, emotional, spiritual bridges. India being a peninsula, the east, west and south are flanked by water. The north too is serrated by mighty rivers thus making it open, inclusive and accessible to our neighbours. The same adjectives interpreted in the political jargon means menace of porosity,...
Topics: Contemporary, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This documentary film portrays Konkan railway as a synonym of “Engineering Marvel ” A 20th century railway infrastructure project has improved connectivity with the rest of India bring better opportunities for trade and commerce.
Topics: Institutions, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This film examines the journeys of some people from bonded labour to liberation and the policy of education as an instrument of social change.
Topics: Developmental, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Behind the picturesque façade of Lohit Valley in Eastern Arunachal Pradesh hides a dark underbelly. Once traditional but now a cash crop, opium cultivation has brough prosperity to the Mishibi tribe. But the off shoot is drug addiction; its social and psychological upheaval. Three persons strive to reverse this trend in their own little way. Basamlu Krisikro is enrolling opium cultivating Mishimi families into organic tea...
Topics: Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. A film on Aizawl, the “No -Horn-City ” of India
Topics: Environment, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. “Vanishing Glaciers “highlights cause of concern about abnormal melting of glaciers caused due to global warming. Glaciers contribute importantly to water resources in many mountainous regions.
Topics: Environment, GoI Films, Documentary
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2015 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. An ethnographic documentary on the TOTO tribe of West Bengal, one of the smallest primitive tribes of India having a population of 1400 odd. They stay in Totopara village near Bhutan border of West Bengal.
Topics: Ethnography, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film sketches the creative life of Kapil ( the protagonist ) who is a young, talented and one of the very few artists who practices Kutiyattam, a 2000 year old Sanskrit theatre form, part of the temple traditions of Kerala, South India. The film narrativizes the captivating ambience and world of Kutiyattam, through the events in one day of Kapila's life. It will be interspersed with pages from her life as a normal modern...
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Biography
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. A film on existence of Bureau of Police Research and Development and its Detective Training School and its importance.
Topics: Institutions, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This documentary explores the scenario of the overwhelming ” come-back of arranged marriages in the current generation who are busy in their hectic schedules of an all consuming corporate work culture.
Topics: Socio - Cultural, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This film juxtaposes the Advaita tenets propounded by Sri Sankaracharya, with that of Swami Vivekananda, and in the process it takes the viewer on a detour of the Advaita Ashram, Mayabati in Himalayas, known as the Abode Of Peace for Swami Vivekananda, along with various other Ashrams, as well as Srinegri Sharada Math of Sankaracharya, Kalady and the other four Maths established in four corners of India-taking up the various...
Topics: Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film is about human trafficking that is swiftly prevailing lately in Manipur as scores of youths are being trafficked not only within India but also Abroad.
Topics: Sociology, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film documents the early history of South Indian Cinema studios, their way of working, transition from cottage industry to Hollywood influenced type of studios. The In-house employment given to artist, technicians and the methods of working.
Topics: History and Events, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. A documentary on the life and time of Nati Binodini ( 1862-1941 ) the pioneering Bengali stage actress and the first South Asian actress to write an autobiography; celebrating her 150th year, a film based on her autobiographies “Amar Katha ” ( My Story ) and “Amar Abhinetri Jibon ” ( My Life as an Actress ).
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film depicts how first responders can save a life by starting CPR ( Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation ) promptly. The instructions and learning of CPR by rescuers in the film will aware the people and save lives.
Topics: Sociology, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. “The film is about the role played by the weavers of chanderi town in preserving the art and tradition and the national integration and secular fabric they developed while continuing with their work. ”
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film is on Nida Fazli, Urdu Poet. We travel with him as he interprets for us the world that we have lost even as we rediscover our India through his poetic imagery.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film shows people of Tripura have been provided with plotted unreserved forested area by “Patta ”, a resolution passed by the parliament in 2006 to distribute land Patta among the people near the forests. These people succeeded in improving quality of the forests.
Topics: Ethnography, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The March, 1966 Mizo National Front uprising was a revolt against the Government of India, aimed at establishing a sovereign state for the Mizos. On 1st March, 1966, the Mizo National Front (MNF) made a declaration of independence, after launching coordinated attacks on the Government offices and security forces post in different parts of the Mizo district in Assam. This is a self narrated (protagonist) documentary film by a...
Topics: Developmental, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. “The film tries to dig into three young Bengali women's lives in respect of the sociological stand point and ' system ' of marriage. ”
Topics: Socio - Cultural, GoI Films, Documentary
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This is a biographical documentary on the life of a women, Phulbasan, who has proved, beyond doubt that if a woman has the will, she can inspire of economic constraints, utter poverty, with no educational background social restrictions and opposition from every strata of society can not only achieve incredible heights but can also become the uptime of strength and inspiration for Lacs of women around her. Phulbasan is one...
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2014 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film revolves around a young teenager Hassibullah who head on challenges the deprivation of visual sensibility due to his childhood sightlessness.
Topics: Sugamya Bharat, GoI Films, Documentary
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This film is on saving the girl child and stopping female foeticide. There is no comparison between a boy and a girl, both are equally important for the well being of society. As girls are looked upon as a symbol of love and care, the girl child in this film makes a humble request to live and make a difference in the world. The film shows positivity, hope and acceptance of girl child.
Topics: Gender Issues, GoI Films, Animation
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Nagaswaram is one of the oldest musical instruments, spanning both the temple-ritual context and the concert platform called the Mangala Vadhyam, it is also played in marriages and auspicious occasions.
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This documentary illustrated and informative to educate and create social awareness on the life of Ostomates in India.
Topics: Socio - Cultural, GoI Films, Documentary
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Dr. U. R. Ananthamurthy, renowned Kannada writer and winner of the Jnanapeeth Award, is a thinker of international repute, also widely recognized for his social activism. The film foregrounds the vision of his fiction and his reflections on Gandhian thought, socialism and diverse cultural issues that are explicated by critics and thinkers who have been interacting with him for several decades.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This documentary highlight the life, works and achievement of Mrinal Sen.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This documentary focus on Khayyam's musical journey spanning seven decades and his contribution to not only Hindi film but serials and non-film Ghazals as well.
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Biography
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. A Young actor and budding filmmakers quest to understand the new wave movement in Indian Cinema, that flourished at a time and try to understand the reasons for the decline.
Topics: History and Events, GoI Films, Documentary
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film highlights the lives and journeys of surrogate mothers and their struggles with the motherhood.
Topics: Socio - Cultural, GoI Films, Documentary
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2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. “Rangbhoomi ” follows the film maker as he attempts to trace the contours of Dada Saheb Phalke's life in Varanasi after he withdrew, disillusioned, from the world of cinema and decided to take up theatre. While in Varanasi, Phalke wrote a semi-autobiographical play titled “Rangbhoomi ” which from the core of this cinematic exploration. Set in the visually thrilling landscapes of the old town of Varanasi, the film...
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Biography
Public Library of India
2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. A daughter's journey from denial to indifference, from apathy to empathy, from hate to love, as she discovers a father who was a genius, a sensitive and compulsive filmmaker who sacrificed his personal life to pains takingly convey social and political truths on celluloid.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
Public Library of India
2013 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. This film is a full length documentary feature on the life and work of filmmaker Sudhir Mishra and using this prism to examine the declining creative and cultural scene in India. The film uses his imperfect filmography and trenchant self-critical worldview to throw some light on why fulfilling one's potential in this line of work can be such a tall order---but often a fun ride.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
Public Library of India
2012 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. The film takes the viewers through the entire journey of creation, from raw material to finished product. It also shows human glimpses into the life of Paithani weavers.
Topics: Art and Culture, GoI Films, Documentary
Public Library of India
2012 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film on life and works of Late B.V. Karanth, Theatre Personality.
Topics: Persons of Eminence, GoI Films, Biography
Public Library of India
2012 Ministry of Information, Films Division
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From the Government of India, Ministry of Information, Films Division. Film is on discourse on the pedagogy of black boards.
Topics: Education, GoI Films, Documentary