Mukand and Riaz

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Author: Nina Sabnani

9788181463432 | Centre Stapled | pp. 32 | 2007 | Tulika Publishers

Friendship knows no partition or barbed wire fencing, and all children feel the loss of friends. A moving reading experience with strong visuals using the art of appliqué work common to India and Pakistan.

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The story is set against the background of the partition of India and Pakistan in 1947. But friendship between children knows no barbed wire fencing: all children play games, enjoy ice-cream and feel the loss of friends. Based on the memories of her father, animator Nina Sabnani made this film for the Big Small People Project, Israel, using the art of women’s appliqué work, common to both Sindh in Pakistan and Gujarat in India, to provide a rich and textured visual experience. The film won a certificate of merit from the Tokyo Broadcasting System, Japan. Mukand and Riaz is essentially about every child’s right to friendship and a home. Through shared memories, shared craft and shared histories, it offers deeply moving layers of meaning with which to identify and from which to draw strength.

Additional information

Author:

Nina Sabnani

ISBN:

9788181463432

Publisher

Tulika Publishers

Binding:

Centre Stapled

Pages

32

Year of Publication:

2007

Edition:

First

Condition:

New

Country of Origin:

India

About the Contributors

The author is an illustrator, animator and filmmaker, and is currently Professor at the Industrial Design Centre, IIT Bombay, Mumbai. Her passion for collaborative work with folk artists led to four earlier books – Stitching Stories, My Gandhi Story, Mukand and Riaz and It’s All the Same.

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