Project Heartland captures the struggle of people from marginalised communities, mainly Dalits in Gujarat. It shows the courage and determination of Dalit women and men to assert for their rights despite all odds. By capturing these stories of struggle, Project Heartland wants these brave people to be known, recognised and be seen as inspiration to others. This video covers Episode 2 of the project:
In this YouTube mini series, we shall bring out different stories from the heartland of Gujarat which nobody tells.
In Episode 2 of the series, meet the men who started the Una movement. In this episode we tell a story of the tanners of Gujarat, the Una Incident and the after-effects of it.
Please watch Episode 1 here.
Pratik Parmar comes from a Gujarati Dalit family. He has been working in film industry since 2 years and has directed a documentary called ‘No more now’ which was screened at Budapest, Hungary, and Harvard university. Will soon be screened at other film festivals.