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Merā apanā śahara = my own city [video recording] / the Public Service Broadcasting Trust supported by the Films Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India presents ; script, direction, and editing, Sameera Jain.

Contributor(s): Jain, Sameera [direction, , editing, , writing.] | Public Service Broadcasting Trust (New Delhi, India).
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New Delhi : Public Service Broadcasting Trust, 2011Description: 1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) (ca. 56 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeSubject(s): Women -- India -- New Delhi -- Social conditions | Public spaces -- Social aspects -- India -- New DelhiGenre/Form: DVD-Video discs. | Documentary television programs.DDC classification: Summary: Delhi, the capital city of the country. The experiences of a gendered urban landscape - where the gaze, the voice and the body are at all times under surveillance. What if this multiple surveillance was to be turned upon itself to observe what is contained in the everyday? The film explores whether there is a sense of belonging, of ownership of the city. Can a woman in the city, as she continuously negotiates the polarities of anxiety and comfort, be free?
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Delhi, the capital city of the country. The experiences of a gendered urban landscape - where the gaze, the voice and the body are at all times under surveillance. What if this multiple surveillance was to be turned upon itself to observe what is contained in the everyday? The film explores whether there is a sense of belonging, of ownership of the city. Can a woman in the city, as she continuously negotiates the polarities of anxiety and comfort, be free?

In Hindi with English subtitles.

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