ML 05 B 6055 directed by Ruchika Negi , Amit Mahanti & Subhashim Goswamivideorecording
By: Negi, Ruchika.
Contributor(s): Goswami, Subhashim | Mahanti, Amit | Under construction | Frame works research and media collective.Material type: BookPublisher: New Delhi Under construction c2008Edition: DVD video : English : Widescreen.Description: 1 videodisc (87 min.) sd., col 4 3/4 in viewing copy.Other title: [At head of title].Subject(s): Journey | Ethnography | Livelihoods | Culture | LifestylesGenre/Form: Documentary filmsDDC classification: 791.43
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ML 05 B 6055 documents the jouney of a bazaar bus between the village of mawjatap in the east khasi hills and shillong, the capital of meghalaya. The film is an assembleage of images and extracts from conversations around the bus with various people. It depicts the intricate linkage that exists between the bus and urual life and livelihooks in meghalaya and tries to highlight the dependence that people have on the bus in all aspects of their lives. ML 05 B 6055 is in a sense, a biographical portrait of a bus - how a wooden bus is made, its funcitonality , systems that exist around it and the associations and attachment that people have for their bus.
DVD ; Dolby digital surround sound.