55. Burmah Shell (EBC) — Look to the Sky — 31 min
      The Indian Experiment Series

Documentary on the monsoon season of India, showing its effects on the agriculture and social pattern of the various regions. Film shows the signs of drought all over India before the rains break and the preparations taken to maintain life during the rainy season. Sequences of not include; camel—drawn ploughs; rain beating down on the parched earth and the aftermath of the rain, as children and buffalo bathe in swollen rivers; preparation of rice paddies in Bihar Region; festivals celebrating the new season; ceremonial worship and thanksgiving for the first rice harvest; flood—damaged areas. Modern projects harnessing the waters (dams, reservoirs, canals and irrigation schemes) show the government’s efforts to bring nature and man into closer harmony.

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