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Barua, Jahnu 1952-

Overview
Works: 18 works in 32 publications in 4 languages and 940 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Drama  Melodrama  History  Nonfiction films  Short films  Juvenile works  Children's films 
Roles: Director, Producer, Author
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jahnu Barua
Halodhia choraye baodhan khai = The catastrophe( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1992 in German and Assamese and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about about the interactions between a greedy landowner and a humiliated farmer
Firingoti = The spark by Jahnu Barua( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2013 in Assamese and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about a teacher who rebuilds a school, only to encounter trouble from locals
Maine Gandhi ko nahin mara by Jahnu Barua( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in Hindi and English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the complexities of the human psyche as it sets out to unveil a childhood trauma. The film structures the narrative by telling a simple story of a man's illness and his daughter's love, understanding, and commitment to find her father's treatment, which comes in the form of a young psychiatrist who unveils the father's demented world and carries him backwards on an awesome journey to finally confront his disillusioned guilt
Aparoopa( Visual )

2 editions published in 1982 in Assamese and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about a young woman's unhappiness in her arranged marriage
Baadhon = Waves of silence by Jahnu Barua( Visual )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Assamese and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about an elderly couple who arrive in Mumbai to search for their missing grandson after the terror attack on November 26, 2008
It's a long way to the sea = Hkhagoroloi bohudoor( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Assamese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about a boatman who experiences trouble when a bridge is built over the local waterways
Kuhkhal = The price of freedom( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in Assamese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about a Congress unit leader who takes the fall for a sabotage plot and pays the ultimate price
Pokhi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Assamese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about the relationship between an orphan girl and the dishonest village moneylender whom she tries to reform
Koniker ramdhenu( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in Assamese and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about a troubled boy who runs away from home and ends up in a juvenile detention center after an act of self-defense goes horribly wrong
A river's story : the quest for the Brahmaputra( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film portrays the culture and livelihoods that have flourished along the Brahmaputra River
A river and its valley( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary that traces the culture along the bank of Brahmaputra river in Northeastern India
Words from the mist( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on Māmaṇi Raẏachama Goswāmī, b. 1942-, Assamese author
Ṭorā = Tora( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the remote countryside of Assam and surrounded by hills, two families live a little outside the village in harmony with each other. 7 year old Tora, who studies in the village school and loves nature, belongs to one of the families and lives with her parents. Their neighbours also have three members. The peace of the two families is shattered when a conflict erupts over a piece of land and blows out of proportion. Where every attempt at resolution has failed, would Tora's innocence be able to put an end to the dispute
The Catastrophe = Halodhia choraye baodhan khai( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in Assamese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rakeshwar is the cultivator of a small paddy plot in Assam. His joy at the arrival of the delayed monsoon and the promise of a good harvest turns sour when the local moneylender notifies him that his deceased father had transferred land ownership to him under the pretext of a loan. Rakeshwar is devastated and attempts to pursue his case in the Land Settlement System which requires a series of bribes to navigate a way through the bureaucracy. His debts mount and his crop withers from neglect. The Catastrophe comes from one of the many regional cinemas on the Indian sub-continent and was a box office success in Assam
Halodhia choraye baodhan khai [ein Film] von Jahnu Barua, Indien = Die gelben Vögel( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hkkagoroloi bokudoor by Jahnu Barua( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Adhikar( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in Undetermined and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aparupā( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in Assamese and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aparoopa's parents arranged her marriage when she was about to go to university. She finds that her status is of a showpiece in her tea planter husband's big bungalow. At such a moment, Aparoopa's college friend Rana, an army officer, returns home for six weeks. For Aparoopa the return of Rana becomes a break in prison wall
 
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Alternative Names
Jahnu Barua, 1952-

Jahnu Barua director de cine indio

Jahnu Barua Indiaas filmregisseur

Jahnu Barua indischer Filmregisseur

Jahnu Barua réalisateur indien

Jahnu Barua regista indiano

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