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Writing with fire  Cover Image DVD DVD

Writing with fire / Black Ticket Films presents ; a film by Rintu Thomas & Sushmit Ghosh ; directed by Rintu Thomas & Sushmit Ghosh ; produced by Sushmit Ghosh & Rintu Thomas.

Ghosh, Sushmit, (film director,, film producer.). Thomas, Rintu, (film director,, film producer.). (on-screen participant.). Devi, Shyamkali, (on-screen participant.). Prajapati, Suneeta, (on-screen participant.). Black Ticket Films, (presenter.). Music Box Films, (publisher.). Meera Devi, Shyamkali Devi, Suneeta Prajapati. (Cast).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Chicago, Illinois] : Music Box Films, [2022]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a documentary film in 2021.
Wide screen.
Bonus features: Firemaking, the story of "Writing with fire" ; Filmmaker Q&A from the DOC NYC Premiere ; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Cinematography, Sushmit Ghosh & Karan Thapliyal ; editing, Sushmit Ghosh & Rintu Thomas.
Participant or Performer Note:
Meera Devi, Shyamkali Devi, Suneeta Prajapati.
Summary, etc.:
A fearless group of journalists maintain India's only women-led news outlet. All from the Dalit caste, the women of Khabar Lahariya prepare to transition the newspaper from print to digital while fighting for marginalized voices in the world's largest democracy. The film chronicles the astonishing determination of these reporters as they redefine what it means to be powerful.
System Details Note:
DVD, wide screen, Dolby digital 5.1 or 2.0.
Language Note:
Hindi dialogue; English subtitles.
Subject: Rural journalism > India > Bundelkhand.
Women in journalism > India > Bundelkhand.
Women in rural development > Press coverage > India > Bundelkhand.
Rural women > Social conditions > Press coverage > India > Bundelkhand.
Genre: Documentaries and Factual Films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Films autres que de fiction.
Video recordings.

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Skagit Evergreen Libraries. (Show)
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Upper Skagit Library 307.141 WRI 1012629 New DVD Checked out 07/19/2022

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