The City Calling
The City Calling (PAL 6’ 35”, English Subtitles)
I am the drum that will be heard (PAL 5’ 27”, English Subtitles)
“The City Calling” :-impact of rising sea levels on high tides which affect the slum communities living on the shoreline. The City to which ragpickers and hawkers come to provide cheap ecological services while living with low carbon footprints are often marginalised and displaced in modernisation drives, road widening etc. which increase the carbon footprints of the consumer classes.
The film has been uploaded on Youtube (duration: 96 mins). Trigger film prepared for Public Hearings on the Climate Crisis New Delhi, Nov 11-13, 2009, held under the aegis of A Civil Society Coalition for Climate Justice and Equitable Development as a run-up to the 15th Conference of the Parties meet on climate change at Copenhagen in December 2009.
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