Shows India as a nation varied in cultures, religions and customs, in climate, dress, diet, history, and language. Looks at industries and farming. Animated maps are used to locate the Himalayas, farmlands, paths of the monsoon rains, population density and India’s many alphabets and languages.
Our collection comprises over 40,000 moving image works, acquired and catalogued between the 1940s and early 2000s. As a result, some items may reflect outdated, offensive and possibly harmful views and opinions. ACMI is working to identify and redress such usages.
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16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)
16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)