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Not the Numbers Game - Edited Version


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Grade Level: SrH-Adult
Producer: Bullfrog Films
Closed Captioned: No
Running Time: 44 mins
Country of Origin: Great Britain
Study Guide: No

Copyright Date: 1996
Available in French: No

The Cairo Conference on Population and Development marked a watershed in international debate about global population. But how are individual countries and communities shaping up to the challenges set at Cairo? “Not the Numbers Game” looks at the progress - or lack of progress - on the agreements signed at Cairo. Each of the short films was made by a woman filmmaker for the relevant country or region. The titles are: Mothers of Malappuram (India), Land of Widows (Cambodia), On the Way (Peru), Invisible Garments: Expensive Soles (Indonesia), The Cutting Edge (Uganda), Fighting Back (Bosnia). Made up of six individual shorts (10 mins ea.) edited to 44 mins.