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Jai Bhim Comrade

Jai Bhim Comrade

Original Title: Jai Bhim Comrade
Directors: Anand Patwardhan
India
Hindi, English and Marathi with subtitles
185 min min
Docufest

Synopsis:
14 years in the making, activist and filmmaker Anand Patwardhan’s chronicle of the plight of the Dalits (known under the caste system as “untouchables”) provides a singular document of oppression and those who fight against it. Starting with an incident in which 10 protesting Dalits were gunned down by police, the film details both the history of their struggle and the music and poetry that has helped sustain the vitality of the culture.

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John and Jacolyn Bucksbaum Family Foundation