Dhaka Stories: Calling Home

Director: Shadman Alvi | Countries of production: Scotland | Year: 2011 | Length: 4 min
Language: Bengali with English subtitles | Age: 15+ years

Abdul Aziz, a migrant from the countryside, rides his rickshaw day in day out to support his family and afford an education for his daughter.

This short documentary was made during the first SDI documentary workshop in Dhaka, organised by the British Council and the Bangladesh Documentary Council.

Sheffield Doc/Fest 2010, Official Selection
Open City Doc Fest 2011, Official Selection

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