OUR LIFE, OUR FILM


A 45 minutes film (English subtitled)

Directed by a group of ordinary women belonging to quake-ravaged villages of Kutch in Gujarat, this unique visual narrative walks the road with women and children in their struggle to rebuild their lives."

"It's a first film for eight women from Kutch and Saurashtra, who didn't even know that the camera had an 'eye'." The Indian Express, Mumbai, January 9, 2004

"It takes one Ms. Bhatia and the NGO Swayam Shikshan Prayog to turn eight rural, rustic women into directors. A few more such, and Mumbai's monopoly over movies may be over." Mid Day January 14, 2004

Directed by: Anuba Jadeja, Gomiben Koli, Hansaben Jadav, Hansa Someshwra, Ilaben Kubavat,
Jamunaben Someshwra, Kaajalben Chauhan, Kunwarben Koli

Edited by: Deepa Bhatia

Produced by: Swayam Shikshan Prayog, [email protected]; www.sspindia.org

Support: GROOTS International & Huairou Commission www.huairou.org

Contributions:

VCD: INR 200/- 5 U.S.$
DVD: INR 600/- 15 U.S.$