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16mm film: 'Harijan', 1970

MS. Oxfam COM/5/4/39
Held in our offsite storage facility

This film shows aspects of a project initiated after the Bihar famine by Oxfam in association with local Biharis, and the struggle to find and conserve precious water in India's poorest state. It looks at drought, famine, water, well digging, dam building, agriculture, and Oxfam's Gramdan Action Program. Produced by Viewpoint Productions for Oxfam.


  • Creation: 1970


1 reel

Language of Materials

  • English

Conditions Governing Access



MS. Oxfam COM/5/4/39

Existence and Location of Copies

A copy of this film is held at the British Film Institute.


  • From the Collection: Oxfam GB (Organisation)

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom