Sona maati videorecording
Contributor(s): Jamal, Anwar | Hadlee, Derek.Material type: BookPublisher: New delhi Under construction c1996Edition: DVD video : English : Widescreen.Description: 1 videodisc (87 min.) sd., col 4 3/4 in viewing copy.Other title: A very Ordinary Gold.Subject(s): Citizenship | Portraits | Governance | Gender | RightsGenre/Form: Documentary films DDC classification: 299.31
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Originally produced in 1996.
When the waters of Indira Gandin Canal came to Rajasthan, the ordinary gold of the deserts started turning gree. All traditional land holdings were cancelled and a new dispensation took place. Sona Bai, a woman from the arid desserts of Bikanerm though illiterate, becomes the natural leader of the women in the protest against this dispensation. She has the confidence of dealing with the revenue officialdom, and even giving them a piece of her mind.
DVD ; Dolby digital surround sound.
Winner of Golden Conch at Bombay
Special Jury Award at the National Award