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Author: Anita PariyarJens PedersenKuljit Bhamra, musician.Traivin SinghJens BidstrupAll authors
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities and Sciences, [2007]
Series: Untouchables (Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm))
Edition/Format:   DVD video : English
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In parts of Nepal, there is little paying work available to untouchables. Forced to borrow small sums just to survive, they quickly become debt slaves to higher caste people and although the practice is illegal, it all too often represents the only chance Dalits have to obtain food. This program constrasts the lives of Bharat, who seeks emancipation, and Ganga, who can picture no other future for himself.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Anita Pariyar; Jens Pedersen; Kuljit Bhamra, musician.; Traivin Singh; Jens Bidstrup; Danmarks radio.; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 505417237
Language Note: English narration; dialogue in Hindi with English subtitles; closed captioned.
Notes: From a five-part series that examines the untouchables, a casteless group who continue to be dehumanized and looked down upon in South Asian society.
Originally produced in 2006.
Credits: Camera, Jens Pedersen ; editor, Jens Bidstrup ; music, Kuljit Bhamra and Traivin Singh.
Performer(s): Interviews, Anita Pariyar.
Description: 1 videodisc (28 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Series Title: Untouchables (Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm))
Other Titles: Between a rock and a hard place: the debt slaves of Nepal
Debt slaves of Nepal
Untouchables, the casteless
Responsibility: produceret for DR af Jens Pedersen ; director, Jens Pedersen.

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In parts of Nepal, there is little paying work available to untouchables. Forced to borrow small sums just to survive, they quickly become debt slaves to higher caste people and although the practice is illegal, it all too often represents the only chance Dalits have to obtain food. This program constrasts the lives of Bharat, who seeks emancipation, and Ganga, who can picture no other future for himself.

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