Do din ka mela / Two day fair directed by K.P. Jayasankar and Anjali Monteiro ; in collaboration with Kutch Mahila Vikas Sanghatan production, Centre for Media and Cultural Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences. - Mumbai : Centre for Media and Cultural Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, 2009. - 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD-R) (ca. 60 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Copyright notice on disc: Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Centre for Media and Cultural Studies. Not viewed. Sources used: videodisc and container; cataloging record from OvOp field office.

Camera, K. P. Jayasankar. Camera, K. P. Jayasankar.

This film is a two day journey into the music and every day life of an uncle Mura Lala Fafal and his newphew Kanji Rana Sanjot who taught himself to make and play flutes after hearing the music on radio. The film is set against the background of the Great Rann of Kutch, a desert which separates India and Pakistan. Both men are Meghwals of a Dalit community. On social and economic conditions in Kachchh (India) and their dependence on nature and ballad singing practices.


In Gujarati with English subtitles.


Kachchh (India)--Songs and music.
Kachchh (India)--Social conditions.
Kachchh (India)--Economic conditions.


Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.

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