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Documentary: Amar Mati Amar Maa / Craving for Motherland (2015)

Directed by Mrittika Kamal and Shohayel Rahman

Produced by Terracotta Creatives Multimedia in association with Research and Development Collective (RDC)

Synopsis: Amar Mati Amar Ma (Craving For Motherland) is an independent documentary focusing on the lives of tea workers of Bangladesh. The film sheds  light on the ever-persistent toil of the community, struggling with unfair wages, bonded labour, substandard living conditions and many other issues. It was first screened in a conference on Ecocriticism, Environmental Justice and Literature in University of Dhaka.

Film Screenings:

  • ‘International Interdisciplinary Conference: Ecocriticism, Environmental Justice and Literature’ on August 2015 by ASLE Bangladesh Planning Committee, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2015
  • Local screenings in tea estates, Bangladesh, 2015-2017
  • University of Rajshahi, Bangladesh, 2015
  • Brac University, Bangladesh, 2015
  • National Press Club, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2015
  • University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2019

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