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1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
Amlan Ganguly empowers slum children to become agents of change.


Directors: Nicole Newnham , Maren R. Monsen

Genres: Docudrama

The Revolutionary Optimists (2013)

Release Date: March 15th, 2013|1 hr. 35 min.

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  • 63
    Slant Magazine

    The filmmakers display a genuine reverence for their subjects, evident even in the intimate but never intrusive photography. show more

  • 80
    Time Out New York

    It’s truly something to see these children come into their own, and to bear witness to the undeniable sea change Ganguly has set in motion. show more

  • 80
    Michelle Orange Village Voice

    Change may be elusive, Optimists confirms, but the will to make it blazes. show more

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