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Title Dharavi : slum for sale / film by Lutz Konermanm and Rob Appleby
Published Paris, France : CAT&Docs, 2010


Description 1 online resource (53 minutes)
Series Academic Video Online
Summary At the heart of the constantly growing megacity Mumbai lies Dharavi, India's biggest slum. Close to a million immigrants from all over the country live and work here, contributing a vital share to the city's economy. In this no - man's land urban planner Mukesh Mehta sees his chance of a lifetime. Dharavi is to be knocked down and its profitable real estate to be turned into billions of Dollars. "Dharavi, Slum for Sale"#x9D; follows the struggle between tradition and modernity and the fight of the underprivileged to defend their homes and livelihoods against mounting globalisation
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed June 18, 2020)
In English
Won, Indian Film Festival, Stuttgart Best Documentary, Special Commendation, 2010
Subject Slums -- India -- Mumbai
Poor -- India -- Mumbai
Economic history.
Economic history
Social conditions
Dhārāvi (Mumbai, India) -- Social conditions
Dhārāvi (Mumbai, India) -- Economic conditions
India -- Mumbai
India -- Mumbai -- Dhārāvi
Genre/Form documentary film.
Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Documentary films.
Nonfiction films.
Films autres que de fiction.
Form Streaming video
Author Konermann, Lutz, 1958- director.
Appleby, Rob (Filmmaker), director
Neracher, Christof, producer
Thümena, Thomas, 1967- producer.
Hugofilm (Firm), production company.
Film Platform, film distributor.
Other Titles Slum for sale