Men at work

SYNOPSIS: In Sankagiri, India, Mr Kalaimani runs a lucrative business exporting custom-made granite tombstones to the Netherlands. In this chapter, Kalaimani explains the law of availability and demand, as workers at a granite quarry pull a block of foreign-bound rock from the Indian soil.

Experience the full project at pbs.org/pov/empire/

"Empire" traces the unintended consequences of Dutch colonialism across 6 continents. Official selection NYFF 2013, SXSW 2014, IDFA DocLab 2014

Directed, shot and edited by Kel O'Neill and Eline Jongsma (jongsmaoneill.com/)

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Men at work

Simone Bissolati

People, their works, their passions.

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"The material and the craftsman’s thoughts change


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People, their works, their passions.

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"The material and the craftsman’s thoughts change together in a progression of smooth, even changes until his mind is at rest at the exact instant the material is right." (Robert M. Pirsig)

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