10th Jeevika: Asian Livelihood Documentary Festival unveils lineup

The 10th edition of Jeevika: Asian Livelihood Documentary Festival to be held in New Delhi from August 29-September 1 has unveiled its lineup. The festival will take place at the India Habitat Centre.

The festival will open with No Problem! (Six months with the barefoot Grandmamas) by Yasmin Kidwai. The film revolves around numerous illiterate rural women from all over the world, particularly Africa, who are being trained as solar engineers in the village of Tilonia, Rajasthan through the Rural Solar Electrification Project run by the Barefoot College. It won the Best Documentary award at Zanzibar International Film Festival.

The other documentaries to be screened at the festival are:

Aarohan by Manish Pruthi, Pallavi Kumar, Pawan Lodhi

Green School: Footprints in the future by Giovanni Mo

A Common Story by Ananda Siddhartha,Epti Pattnaik,Piyus Garud,Pratik Bhakta

Their Last Weapon by Nirupama Singh

The Road Back Home by Shobhit Jain
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