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Author: Zana Briski; Ross Kauffman; John McDowell; Ventura Distribution, Inc.
Publisher: [Thousand Oaks, Calif.] : Ventura Distribution, [2005]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Two documentary filmmakers chronicle their time in Sonagchi, Calcutta and the relationships they developed with children of prostitutes who work the city's notorious red light district.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Documentaries and factual films and video
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Zana Briski; Ross Kauffman; John McDowell; Ventura Distribution, Inc.
OCLC Number: 60709900
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released in 2004.
Special features: Filmmaker's commentary; deleted scenes with optional commentary; update reel on the children; photo gallery; Academy Award acceptance speech.
Credits: Cinematographers, Zana Briski, Ross Kauffman ; editors, Nancy Baker, Ross Kauffman ; music, John McDowell.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for some sequences of strong language.
Description: 1 videodisc (85 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Responsibility: Red Light Films in association with ThinkFilm and HBO/Cinemax documentary films presents a film by Ross Kauffman and Zana Briski ; producers, Zana Briski, Ross Kauffman ; written by Zana Briski, Ross Kauffman ; directed by Zana Briski and Ross Kauffman.

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Two documentary filmmakers chronicle their time in Sonagchi, Calcutta and the relationships they developed with children of prostitutes who work the city's notorious red light district.

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