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Formation of Indian Identity- Sohail Hashmi

This engaging talk by Sohail Hashmi uses illustrative examples of everyday things to talk about how our cultures are so mixed and claiming a certain “pure” Indian identity is not possible or accurate. By talking of simple things like chillies,...
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Secularism as a Constitutional Right- Mihir Desai

Mihir Desai talks comprehensively about Law in India and its relation with religion. He provides references to the Constitution and uses contemporary examples to explain what has been happening in India with regard to religion and law. Language –...
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The Final Solution

Final Solution chronicles the politics of hate in Gujarat from Feb/March 2002- July 2003. It is made in two parts: Part one, titled ‘Pride and Genocide’ begins by looking at the Gaurav Yatra (Honour Journey) and then goes back to look at the...
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Parzania

This film is based on the true story of a Parsi family who lose their son during the horrendous violence that gripped Gujarat in 2002. A story that runs parallel to this is that of an American student who has come to Gujarat to learn more about Gandhi...
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Amu

This film shows the touching story of Amu, a young woman who has come from America to understand her roots. Little did she know that her roots were tangled in a murky past of state violence against a community she thought she was far removed from. Language...
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