Aayi Gayi, with English subtitles

Entry: Free (Seating on First-Come First-Served Basis)
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Venue: C.D. Deshmukh Auditorium, Main Complex, India International Centre (IIC), 40 Max Mueller Marg, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi-110003
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Event Description: Aayi Gayi, with English subtitles

Duration: 62 min

Year: 2019

Directed by Anandana Kapur who will introduce the film

Recipient of the award for Best Film on Human Rights, Woodpecker International Film Festival 2020

The screening will be followed by a discussion

Uncovering the consequences of treating access to electricity as a right. In Bihar, where “Sarkar mera bada bhai hai…” is the righteous response to why one may illegally acquire electricity connections or not pay bills. A team of academics work on the ground to activate RLSS – the Revenue Linked Supply Scheme – and are met with various degrees of opposition and success. The film explores the complex relationships people have with the State through the lens of electricity.

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Aayi Gayi, with English subtitles Aayi Gayi, with English subtitles Reviewed by DelhiEvents on Tuesday, March 03, 2020 Rating: 5

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