Saturday’s Child – part 1


Child care in India as illustrated by one individual, from birth to 2 months.

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Producer: Lynn Barnett
Year Produced: 2006
Running time: 60 minutes
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A baby is born in Gujerat, Western India, to a professional couple with a large extended family who play an important art in the baby’s life from birth. Massage is a daily occurrence. Various ceremonies are shown to mark different stages of the life cycle. Weekly filming took place. Part of a series showing how a child is brought up in different cultures.

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