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Becoming a Man, Becoming a Woman in Zanskar
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directed by Jean Michel Corillion, 1964-; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Becoming a Man (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2012), 54 mins
'Becoming Woman in Zanskar' recounts the moving story of a friendship shattered by destiny when two best friends have to part and to leave their families forever... Tenzin will be married to a man she hasn't chosen while Palkit will become a nun. Two adolescents in the Himalayas: one kidnapped by her future husban...
directed by Jean Michel Corillion, 1964-; produced by Manuel Catteau, fl. 2007, in Becoming a Man (Paris, Ile-de-France: ZED (Film production), 2012), 54 mins
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Black Mountain
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directed by Amin Hajee; produced by Charlotte Whitby-Coles (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2008), 1 hour 25 mins
A once unremarkable site of multi-faith pilgrimage to a Sufi Saint has been transformed and its local history rewritten - the film documents the journey of Charlotte, a student undertaking her PhD research in India, who, whilst researching religious pilgrimages, stumbles upon the politicisation of a pilgrimage sit...
directed by Amin Hajee; produced by Charlotte Whitby-Coles (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2008), 1 hour 25 mins
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Cham in the Lepcha Village of Lingthem
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directed by Asen Balikci, 1929- (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2007), 50 mins
Every winter, over a period of six days, the lamas of Lingthem's village monastery hold their annual cham. These dramatic ritual masked dances impart elementary Buddhist teachings while providing entertainment to villagers. Their main purpose is to remove obstacles and ward off misfortune for the village, its inha...
directed by Asen Balikci, 1929- (London, England: Royal Anthropological Institute, 2007), 50 mins
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A CHOICE in the Himalayas
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written by Michel Coqblin and Catherine Addor-Confino, fl. 2012; directed by Catherine Addor-Confino, fl. 2012; produced by Catherine Addor-Confino, fl. 2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 7 mins
In Digoli, a small village in the Indian Himalayas, 'magical' rituals and arranged marriages remain a common part of the mountain culture. But with the arrival of mobile phones, the extension of the radio relay system, and the exodus of men to the cities, modernity has begun to exert its influence. One beacon of D...
written by Michel Coqblin and Catherine Addor-Confino, fl. 2012; directed by Catherine Addor-Confino, fl. 2012; produced by Catherine Addor-Confino, fl. 2012 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 7 mins
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Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry, Fun@Sun: Making of a Global Workplace
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written by Carol Upodhya and Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; directed by Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; produced by National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India, in Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 30 mins
The Indian software outsourcing industry has emerged as a key node of the global economy. The series of ethnographic films, Coding Culture, explores the cultures of outsourced work and the moulding of a new workforce to cater to this global high-tech services industry. Each of the three films focuses on a single c...
written by Carol Upodhya and Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; directed by Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; produced by National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India, in Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 30 mins
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Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry, July Boys: New Global Players
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written by Carol Upodhya and Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; directed by Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; produced by National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India, in Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 27 mins
The Indian software outsourcing industry has emerged as a key node of the global economy. The series of ethnographic films, Coding Culture, explores the cultures of outsourced work and the moulding of a new workforce to cater to this global high-tech services industry. Each of the three films focuses on a single c...
written by Carol Upodhya and Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; directed by Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; produced by National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India, in Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 27 mins
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Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry, The 'M' Way: Time + People = Money
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written by Carol Upodhya and Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; directed by Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; produced by National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India, in Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 32 mins
The Indian software outsourcing industry has emerged as a key node of the global economy. The series of ethnographic films, Coding Culture, explores the cultures of outsourced work and the moulding of a new workforce to cater to this global high-tech services industry. Each of the three films focuses on a single c...
written by Carol Upodhya and Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; directed by Gautam Sonti, fl. 2006; produced by National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, India, in Coding Culture: Bangalore's Software Industry (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2006), 32 mins
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Fighting for Faith and Nation: Dialogues with Sikh Militants
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written by Cynthia Keppley Mahmood, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1996, originally published 1996), 327 page(s)
written by Cynthia Keppley Mahmood, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1996, originally published 1996), 327 page(s)
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Knowing Dil Das: Stories of a Himalayan Hunter
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written by Joseph S. Alter, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000, originally published 2000), 213 page(s)
written by Joseph S. Alter, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000, originally published 2000), 213 page(s)
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Storytellers, Saints, and Scoundrels: Folk Narrative in Hindu Religious Teaching
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written by Kirin Narayan, 1959-, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1989, originally published 1989), 299 page(s)
written by Kirin Narayan, 1959-, in Contemporary Ethnography (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1989, originally published 1989), 299 page(s)
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