CHAR... THE NO-MAN'S ISLAND

Muhr AsiaAfrica Documentary
India / 2012 / Bengali, Hindi dialogue with English subtitles / Colour / Digital File / 97 minutes

Winner of Muhr AsiaAfrica / Documentary /Special Mention: Sourav Sarangi (Director)

Synopsis

Rubel would prefer to go to school in India, but familial and financial circumstances compel him to smuggle goods to Bangladesh.Everyday he crosses the river that forms an international border between India and Bangladesh; the same river that destroyed his home. Now he lives on Char, an island formed within the river and controlled by the border patrol.

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Social

Cast & Credits

15+

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