Bridging Worlds: Inside & Outside - The Indian Diaspora in France
A film commissioned by the Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India to look at the relationship between France and India through the contributions of the Indian Diaspora in France and the French Territories.
Client: Ministry of External Affairs, GoI
Cinematography: Anirban Dutta Gupta
Format: HD PAL (Sony PMW 200)
Date: 2015 (Ongoing)
Part of series called 'The Bridging Worlds', this film explores the life, history and culture of the Indian Diaspora in France and French territories of Reunion, Guadaloupe and Pondicherry. It looks at the age old links with India through its indentured labour system and also the modern professional links. It also explores the shared future between the two countries.