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Title Driving with Selvi [electronic resource].

Publication Info. [United States] : Collective Eye Films, 2018.
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Description 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 74 min.)) : sd., col.
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Credits Directed by Elisa Paloschi.
Performer Selvi.
Summary Selvi, like so many girls living within India's patriarchal culture, is forced to marry at a young age, only to find herself in a violent and abusive marriage. One day in deep despair, she chooses to escape, going to a highway with the intention of throwing herself under the wheels of a bus. Instead she gets on the bus, choosing to liveŃ– and goes on to become South India's first female taxi driver.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Women taxicab drivers -- India, South -- Biography.
Young women -- India, South -- Biography.
Marital violence -- India, South.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Paloschi, Elisa, film director, film producer, director of photography.
Myhr, Ken, composer (expression)
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Music No. MWT12277056

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