Museum of our own

A conversation with members of various indigenous communities of Andaman & Nicobar Islands on why is it important to conserve their indigenous culture.
Client: ANTRI/AAJVS
Direction/Camera: Anirban Dutta Gupta/Vishvajit Pandya/Madhumita Mazumdar
Format: HD PAL
Duration: 15 Min
Date: 2015
 

Andaman & Nicobar Island is the home to 6 indigenous communities who, over millenia of isolated existence has developed a unique material culture of their own. With increasing contact with the outside world, aspects of this culture is fast disappearing. This film is a conversation with various groups on the island on whether it is necessary to conserve these unique cultures and if so what would be an appropriate way of doing it.

Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own
Museum of their own