Pabu

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Description: Single channel digital video
Exhibition mode: Option 1) Projection (Cinema) Option 2) LCD monitor Gallery). Looped.
Media details: HD 1920 x 1080 digital file. Ratio: 16:9. Stereo audio

Portrait of a Rajasthani musician from the Bhopa community whose culture and livelihood is under threat from the changing economy. Videoed at the annual Pushkar camel mela,  featuring Pabu playing the rawanatha, a 16 string folk fiddle unique to the Bhopa.

 
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Selected Exhibitions: Doc to Doc, Auckland (2009)