Testimony of Ana

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Systems Down Shorts Program
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, Apr 29, 2021 10:00 AM
From our Systems Down program, this is a selection of short documentaries about challenging the status quo.
Film Info
Runtime:24
Copyright:2020
Country Listing:India
USA
Premiere Status:World Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2021
Language:Dangi
Accessibility:Full Subtitles
Program Category:Shorts
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Website:https://www.kinostreetfilm.com/films/testimony-of-ana
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Sachin Dheeraj Mudigonda
Producer(s):Janani Vijayanathan
Sachin Dheeraj Mudigonda
Editor(s):Sachin Dheeraj Mudigonda
Cinematography:Rohin Raveendran Nair
Sound:Nilesh Jatwa

Description

An Adivasi elder, accused of witchcraft by her neighbours in rural India, uses faith and perseverance to survive several monstrous attacks. Living in an area beset by widespread logging, her refusal to be driven off the land sets up a conflict deeply rooted in patriarchy and capitalism waged on women's bodies—the witch-hunt. Angie Driscoll

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