This is a 5 hrs. 10 min. documentary biography of Mohandas Mahatma Gandhi. All events and principles of Gandhi's life and thought are viewed as integrated parts of his truth-intoxicated life depicting permanent and universal values.
The purpose of the film is to tell the present and the future generations "that such a man as Gandhi in flesh and blood walked upon this earth", to acquaint them with his life and work and to spread his message of peace and universal brotherhood to the war-weary and fear-stricken world. The film brings together a mass of visual record not only of 78-year life of Gandhi but also of an important period of India's history.
The aim of the film being education and not entertainment, there is no attempt at dramatization of those exciting times. The story is told with an eye to truthful documentation of the main events within the limits of available documentary visual material...
Read more about the film: streams.gandhiserve.org/mahatma.html
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Courtesy: GandhiServe Foundation -- Mahatma Gandhi Research and Media Service, www.gandhiserve.org
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The Gandhi National Memorial Fund
Script: Vithalbhai Jhaveri
Commentary: Vithalbhai Jhaveri
Direction: Vithalbhai Jhaveri
Voice: Romesh Thapar
Digital Mastering: Peter Ruhe - peter.ruehe.net/
--- This video is completed by the 692-pages, A3-size photo biography “MAHATMA – Gandhi’s Life in Colour” – www.mahatmabook.com
Here you can see the Father of the Indian Nation as you have never seen him before – unless you knew him personally!
The latest news about this definite photo biography on the Apostle of Nonviolence can be found on its Facebook page: www.facebook.com/colourfulgandhi
Check it out – you won’t regret it!