Avatar Movie Is Our Story: Adivasis

In the recent month, one of the Satellite T.V. Channels premiered blockbuster movie Avatar, and then its regular runs, re-runs and the constant bombardments of the same reminded me of the claims made by the Indigenous or Aboriginal population or Tribal or Adivasi (in India) that the writer-director James Cameroon’s modern-day cinematic epic was narrating the slice of stories from their lives. Continue reading →