Weaving a Social Enterprise

The ancient city of Chanderi, India, is home to four and a half-thousand cloth weavers. The city is consumed by the sound of looms. In a 15th century palace, a small group of weavers are breaking from tradition.

  • Duration: 27:52 mins
  • Director: Andrew Garton
  • Completed: October 2018
  • Tags: India, digital ethnography, weavers, women, ICT4D
  • Download the book [PDF 2MB] – Right to Know – India’s internet Avant-garde.¬†Published by the Digital Empowerment Foundation and the Australia India Institute.
  • Purchase the Soundtrack – Music, field recordings and soundscapes

Produced with the assistance of the Digital Empowerment Foundation. A production of Secession/Films.