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Quarter number 4/11 direction, Ranu Ghosh ; editing Abhro Banerjee ; production Streamline Stories.

Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Calcutta : Streamline Stories, 2011Description: 1 videodisc (ca 69 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Other title: Quarter number four by eleven.Subject(s): Singh, Sambhu Prasad | Evictions -- Kolkata (India) -- Feature films | Kolkata -- Real estate development, urban -- Feature films | Forced evictions South City (Kolkata, India) Displacement Case studyGenre/Form: Documentary films. DDC classification: Summary: Quarter Number 4/11 is a ground zero perspective of urban real estate development, as witnessed by director/cinematographer Ranu Ghosh and narrated through the plight of an ex-factory worker Shambhu Prasad Singh, a victim of this development in Calcutta’s South City, a residential complex-cum-shopping mall-cum-school for the wealthy. It is about one man’s lone, long, losing fight to hold on to his ground where he was born, grew up and earned his living. It is the narrative of a man who is being forced to evacuate his ground to make space for ‘development’.
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Quarter Number 4/11 is a ground zero perspective of urban real estate development, as witnessed by director/cinematographer Ranu Ghosh and narrated through the plight of an ex-factory worker Shambhu Prasad Singh, a victim of this development in Calcutta’s South City, a residential complex-cum-shopping mall-cum-school for the wealthy. It is about one man’s lone, long, losing fight to hold on to his ground where he was born, grew up and earned his living. It is the narrative of a man who is being forced to evacuate his ground to make space for ‘development’.

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