Invisible Labors


We rarely think about the clothes we wear. These days ‘behind the scenes’ of everything we use in our daily life seems heartbreaking – clothes, food, transport ..

A knottier and more implicating exchange occurs toward the last segment: out on the streets, as the camera pans across a large circle of men glowering at the camera, one of them pointedly asks the off-camera crew about their own motivations: “Why have you come here? We are presenting our problems to you… Why don’t you do something about it? [You will] leave after listening to us, just as the ministers do.”

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Kanishka Raja — BOMB

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