from
$15.00 (Inc. GST)

Fearless - Stories from Asian Women: Breaking the Caste (3-Day Rental)

Add to Wishlist
Current Stock:
SKU: SC0784
Organisation *

Please note: This is a streaming video product.

PLEASE NOTE: If paying via purchase order, your 3-day rental period will begin when we approve your order. (Approvals are usually processed regularly during trading hours, but please allow up to two business days.) If paying up-front via credit card or PayPal, you will have access to stream the file in a matter of minutes, and your 3-day rental period will begin straight away.

You will receive an email (separate to your tax invoice) with a link to watch this video once your payment is received (or when we approve your purchase order).

Fathima Burnad is fighting to change a social structure that's existed for 3000 years. In India, where the caste system has created apartheid-like discrimination, child labour is common and women have few rights. Worst off are the 160 million people in the landless, lowest caste – the Dalits or 'untouchables' – who live without access to basic necessities and are often targets of violence. Fathima's aim is to empower these people – her people – by encouraging them to take action through grass-roots organisations and rallying the support of international communities behind her cause.

(2002, 26 mins) A Film Australia National Interest Program in association with Mask Productions. Produced and developed with the assistance of ScreenWest and the Lotteries Commission of Western Australia. Produced in association with SBS Independent.

© National Film and Sound Archive of Australia.

There are no reviews yet.

Leave a Review