Voices of Kutch

A film on Radio Ujjas- an experiment in radio programming done with community participation by the Kutch Mahila Vikas Sanghatan, Kutch, Gujrat- revolving around the story of a little girl and a radio she receives as a gift. The film’s argument is built through the radio programme she listens to and the shared experience of the practitioners and audiences of community radio broadcasting. The film discusses the set of universals that come into play when you want to get communities into media.

Screenings/ festivals:
- Non-fiction Gold, Indian Documentary Producers Association awards ’07.
- i4d Film Festival, Delhi ’07 and Kuala Lampur ’07.
- SIGNS 2007, Kerala.
- 4th Independant South-Asian Film Festival, Seattle ’07.
- Mumbai International Film Festival,’08.

34 mins | Kutchi / Hindi with English subtitles | DV

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