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Reviews

“In this documentary, award-winning filmmaker Kavery Kaul unfolds the fascinating story of the first South Asian male immigrants to the U.S. who married African-American women and made a home in the black community.”

Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

The film encompasses the bigger story of the Indian diaspora and the making of America, of New Orleans and Kolkata.”

Times of India

Kavery Kaul’s documentaries explore the shifting frames of culture, race, class, and belonging. The Bengali addresses the important issue of engagement between people of different faiths.

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