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Author: Anne G Mungai; Joyana Films Limited.; UNICEF.; DSR, Inc.
Publisher: Elkridge, MD : Distributed by DSR, Inc., ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Video : PAL color broadcast system : Videocassette   Visual material : Swahili
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"Through the dramatized story of a teenage boy who, for lack of funds, is forced to drop out of school and take up begging, this docu-drama addresses the very real problems of street children: where they come from, who they are, and why they are on the streets. The film reveals the harsh reality of daily life for many unfortunate children and suggests some possible ways in which people can help"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Anne G Mungai; Joyana Films Limited.; UNICEF.; DSR, Inc.
OCLC Number: 39719892
Language Note: In Swahili and English.
Credits: Executive producer, Greg Owino ; director/script, Anne G. Mungai ; editor, Wycliffe D. Okoko ; camera, J.J. Sitoma, Henrey Bwoka ; music, Steve Waweru.
Cast: Cyrus Mahome, Anne Manjugu, Hassan Kamau, benson Mburu, Phoebe Obanda, Susan Manjiru.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: PAL.
Other Titles: Root one
Responsibility: producer, Joyana films Limited ; [Unicef].

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"Through the dramatized story of a teenage boy who, for lack of funds, is forced to drop out of school and take up begging, this docu-drama addresses the very real problems of street children: where they come from, who they are, and why they are on the streets. The film reveals the harsh reality of daily life for many unfortunate children and suggests some possible ways in which people can help"--Container.

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