Who is afraid of little girls? videorecordingWhat forces the people of Rajasthan to push their little children into matrimony? produced and direced by Sehjo Singh
By: Singh, Sehjo.
Contributor(s): Singh, Sehjo | Under Construction.Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Bombay Sehjo Singh c1993Description: 1 videodisc (32 min.) sd., col 4 3/4 in.Subject(s): child marriage -- India | childhood -- India | development -- India | girl child -- India | gender -- IndiaGenre/Form: Documentary -- FeatureDDC classification: 823.914
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When drought, scarcity and poverty are rampant and virginity is the sole criterion for family pride, child marriages become a way of life. This documentary tries to explore the compulsions which forces the people of Rajasthan to force their little children into matrimony, in open defiance of the law of the land and also all attempts at reform.
Camera,Jugal Debta ; editing, Renu Saluja ; sound, Neelkanth
DVD ; PAL.
In English and Hindi with English subtitles.