In celebration of India’s 75th year of independence, a new two-part documentary explores the intersections between the country’s past and present. With an eye towards the contemporary reality of India, the documentary delves into the ideals of non-violence, democracy, human rights, and social justice.
From the exploitation of children in urban brickyards to the marginalization of indigenous populations, the documentary delves into controversial issues like discrimination on the basis of caste. Yet, in a highly spiritual place, with a rich cultural history, the documentary showcases the innovative, critical, and creative responses that India has to offer. Don’t miss this compelling exploration of contemporary India at the crossroads of the past and future, covering a range of categories such as culture, history, human rights, and social.