Zulmatoṃ̄ ke daura meṃ̄ = In dark times--

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  • Creator script, Gauhar Raza. Junun ke badhte qadam = Evil stalks the land / producer, Gauhar Raza
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [India] : Act Now for Harmony and Democracy, [2003?]
  • Series
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videodisc (approximately 16, 32 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in
  • OCLC ocm57365435
  • Credits
    • 2nd program: camera, Rowji Sonderwa; editor, Rakesh Andania

Summary

  • "In dark times" contains original b&w footage of Germany during Hitler's reign interpersed with more current b&w images. Accompanying the images is information about how fascist ideas can take over a country by encouraging fear. both real and imagined, and by blaming minorities, artists and intellectuals for societal problems. "Evil stalks the land" was originally released in 2002 as a documentary on communal riots in Gujarat and how the young people that caused the violence are being trained to hate minorities in India.

Notes

  • "In dark times" was originally broadcast on TVI (Television International), January 30, 1999 with a discussion of the film by a right and a moderate Indian politician following. This is the film portion only.
  • DVD (VCD).
  • System requirements: international DVD player, or PC/MAC with software to play VCD.
  • 1st film in Hindi; 2nd film in Hindi and English with English subtitles when not in English.
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