Archives / 2011 Documentary Edit and Story Lab

The Revolutionary Optimists

Description

Amlan Ganguly empowers children in the slums of Calcutta to become change agents, battling poverty and transforming their neighborhoods with dramatic results. The Revolutionary Optimists follows Amlan and three children he works with on an intimate journey through adolescence, as they bravely fight the forces that oppress them, including polio, child labor and child marriage.

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