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Seeds of plenty, seeds of sorrow

Author: Manjira Datta; Media Workshop (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Bullfrog Films.
Publisher: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, ©1992.
Series: Developing stories.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This documentary film shows the effects of the once-vaunted Green Revolution in India. Instead of massive harvests of wheat, pesticide poisoning and fertilizer shortages have turned the revolution's workers into a new serf class and created a bureaucratic nightmare.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Manjira Datta; Media Workshop (Firm); British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; Bullfrog Films.
ISBN: 1560295449 9781560295440
Language Note: In English and Hindi with English subtitles.
OCLC Number: 32419121
Credits: Photographers, Jugal Debata, John Beck ; editor, Graham Whitlock ; music, John Barham ; consultants, Jayoti Gupta, Rakesh Sharma, Suneet Chopra.
Description: 1 videocassette (50 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Developing stories.
Responsibility: a Media Workshop production for BBC Television ; director, Manjira Datta.

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This documentary film shows the effects of the once-vaunted Green Revolution in India. Instead of massive harvests of wheat, pesticide poisoning and fertilizer shortages have turned the revolution's workers into a new serf class and created a bureaucratic nightmare.
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