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Driving with Selvi : Eyesfull presents ; in association with Chicken & Egg Pictures ; a film by Elisa Paloschi.

Publication:
[Canada] : Eyesfull, [2017]
Format/Description:
Video
2 videodiscs (74 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
Edition:
Theatrical version ; Educational version.
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Subjects:
South India.
Women taxicab drivers -- India, South -- Biography.
Young women -- India, South -- Biography.
Marital violence -- India, South.
Marital violence.
Women taxicab drivers.
Young women.
Form/Genre:
Biographical films.
Biographical films.
Biography.
Documentary films.
Documentary films.
Language:
In Kannada and English; optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
System Details:
DVD, NTSC, Region 1; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio) presentation; 5.1; 2.0.
digital optical surround
digital optical stereo
widescreen (1.85:1)
NTSC
video file DVD video region 1
Summary:
Selvi, like so many girls in India, is a child bride in a violent marriage. One day she escapes and goes on to become South India's first female taxi driver. This is the ten-year journey of a charming, strong, and courageous young woman who defies all expectations, moving beyond the pain she's experienced to create a new life.
Contents:
[Disc 1] Theatrical version (74 min.)
[Disc 2] Educational version (52 min.) ; original theatrical trailer (1 min., 40 sec.).
Credits:
Director/producer, Elisa Paloschi; editors, Dave Kazala & Mahi Rahgozar; cinematography, Elisa Paloschi; original music, Ken Myhr.
Notes:
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2015.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Elizabeth Bowers Peck, 1929 Endowment Book Fund.
Contributor:
Elizabeth Bowers Peck, 1929 Endowment Book Fund.
Paloschi, Elisa, film director, film producer, director of photography.
Eyesfull, Inc., presenter, publisher.
Chicken & Egg Pictures (Firm), presenter.
OCLC:
1020856933
Publisher Number:
061297579075