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Film ID  ACE412
Title  Chaytantra. The Sixth Story
Series  Black Arts Video Project
Date  1993
Director  Ali Zaidi, Keith Khan
Production Company 
Synopsis  An animated parable in which Endless Power finally overcomes Rich Power.
Minutes  12 min
Full synopsis  ACE412.2 (00:00:00 - 00:11:30)
Jungle: elephant, peacock, mole. Guns. Rich Power puts objects – tea, sugar, jewellery, etc. – in decorated boxes. The peacock is shot, and its tail feathers are also put into a box. Endless Power heals the peacock. Rich Power drags away his possessions. Guns. Rich Power tries to attack Endless Power. Hand squeezes fruit. Endless Power makes one of the seeds reveal a hidden staircase to Rich Power. He goes down the stairs while she releases the objects from the boxes. The objects go down after Rich Power. Just as he thinks he has found more treasure, he is attacked and killed. Endless Power disappears. The jungle blooms. Credits.

Full credits  Rich Power, Barnaby Stone; Endless Power, Shobna Gulati. Animators Darrel Butlin, Keith Khan, Ali Zaidi, Bushi Hafiz, Mazhar Husain; Model Makers Mazhar Husain, Betty Vaughan Richards, Bushi Hafiz, Nina Edge; Neg Cutting Technicolor Labs; Titles Stuart Crundwell; Sound Mix Peter Harmon. Thanks to Greg Bolton, Dave Borthwick, Four Corners, Felicity Crush, Rosa Fong, Lois Keidan, Juliet McKoen, Soft Options, Cathy Price, James Van Der Pool. Produced with financial assistance from the Arts Council of Great Britain. Story Nina Edge; Script, Lighting, Editing Ali Zaidi; Music Gavin O’Shea; Camera Darrel Butlin; Designed, Produced & Directed by Ali Zaidi, Keith Khan, © 1993.
Watch segments  ACE412.2 (00:00:00 - 00:11:30)
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