STK-ID 36769

Koslad: several shots from different angles of an Indian girl called Souman, at home, washing her face with water from a bucket and drying with a towel, of her sitting on the ground putting oil in her hair, making herself a braid and putting on her sari, of Souman helping her little sister to dress up, of three children on a swing, of Souman walking alone on roads and through crowd at fair. Cut to children washing clothes at a fountain, of two girls dressing up, of one girl carrying a baby in her arms. Various shots of Souman putting water on the ground at the exterior of her house, spreading ground, equalizing it, of Souman washing a pan and then her feet, of her walking to well, filling urn of water and walking back home, of her at home washing the dishes.


Excerpt from
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio