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Field to Factory: Film and ethnography of industrialisation in Chhattisgarah, Central India


Raghvendra Chand Singh

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The eldest son of a  Uttar Pradesh family,  Raghvendra’s father settled in Bhilai in … where he is now works for the Bhilai Steel Plant as a Canteen manager and is ….  in  the .. trade union.

Raghvendra is also the eldest of  5 brothers. He was the only one of the Jandarshan trainees to have been educated at  English medium school.   While at school he took up boxing and  became a member of the BSP junior  boxing team. 

In Jandarshan he specialised in production and direction. During the course he was selected, together with Tejendra, to visit the British and German partners in Sheffield and Goettingen. While in Germany he and Tejendra had a first experience of filming abroad in a foreign language when they collaborated on a short film about a German farm.

After obtaining his diploma he has been working in Jandarshan, Raipur mainly as producer/director.  He was married in 1999 and has a young daughter. They all live with his parents and brothers in Bhilai.  His interests include listening to music and reading Hindi poetry and fiction.

Main Credits up to 2002 (including student films)

As director

Path is the Destiny
Spot for the rainbow campaign

As director/camera

All Things Bright and Beautiful

As producer/director

Shramev Jayate

As Producer

Narboli
Girls becoming self reliant
A Village
Laadliyan

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PRODUCTION TITLE

KIND OF FILM

CREW ROLE

 

Uttarheen

Fiction

 Asstt. Director

 

Rainbow Campaign(2 nos.)

Advertisement

Director

 

A Village

Documentary

Producer

 

Laadliyan

Documentary

Producer

 

Shramev Jayate

Documentary

Producer and Director

 

All things Bright and Beautiful

Documentary

Director and Camera

 

Narbali

Documentary

Producer

 

Practice

Documentary

Camera

 

Path is the Destiny

Documentary

Director

 

Girls becoming Self reliant

Documentary

Producer