Roots of Love by Harjant S. Gill
Told through the stories of men ranging in age from fourteen to eighty six, the Film documents the changing significance of hair and the turban among Sikhs in India.
Indian Documentary Producers's Association (Award)
Montreal, Canada (Award)
Chicago; Oregon; DC; New York; San Francisco; USA
Trivandrum; Thrissur; Delhi, India
Harjant Gill is Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Cultural Studies at Towson University, Maryland. His academic research examines the intersections of masculinity, modernity and migration in South Asia. He has made several films that have screened at film festivals worldwide and won numerous awards. His previous documentary with PSBT, Roots of Love, explored the changing significance of hair and turban among Sikhs and has been telecast on BBC World News, BBC America and Doordarshan.
- Cinematography: Gopi Shastri
- Sound: Robb Selander
- Editing: Chris Droukas
- Music: Rashad Ullah
- Project Partner: Doordarshan