The Forgotten Woman

The Forgotten Woman
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The Forgotten Woman
Canada, 2008, 90 Minute Running Time
Additional Countries: India
Topics: Documentary, Women
Program: True Stories
Language: Bengali, English, Hindi English Sub-Titles

Awards: Best Doc, Hollywood Film Festival and Miradas Doc Festival

This extraordinary documentary, set in India, aims to understand the destitution and marginalization of many of the millions of widows in India today, who are forced by age-old traditions to live out their remaining years isolated from and shunned by the society at large.

DIRECTOR: Dilip Mehta
Producer: David Hamilton, Noemi Weis
Editor: Dilip Mehta
Screenwriter: Deepa Mehta
Cinematographer: Dilip Mehta
Filmography: Debut Feature
Print Source: Noble Nomad

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