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Title A kind of childhood : Growing up in Dhaka City / Xingu Films ; directed by Catherine Masud, Tareque Masud ; produced by Trudie Styler, Susan Bissell ; a Xingu Films/Audiovision production in association with TV Ontario
Published Dhaka, Bangladesh : Tareque Masud Memorial Trust, 2002


Description 1 online resource (50 min.)
Series Academic Video Online
Summary A Kind of Childhood explores the complex theme of child labor, through the interwoven personal stories of working children in Bangladesh: their struggle to survive, to balance work and education, and to follow their dreams. At the core of the film is the story of Idris, who loses his garments factory job due to an anti-child labor campaign in the U.S. driven by economic necessity, he becomes a public transport helper to support his ailing father, while struggling to continue his schooling
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed March 7, 2017)
In English and Bengali with English subtitles
Subject Child labor -- Bangladesh -- Dhaka
Child labor
Bangladesh -- Dhaka
Genre/Form documentary film.
Documentary films
Documentary films.
Form Streaming video
Author Māsuda, Kyātharina, director
Māsuda, Tāreka, director
Styler, Trudie, producer
Bissell, Susan, producer
Xingu Films, production company.
Audiovision (Firm), production company.
TVOntario, production company.