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Indian community in Southall

Title
Indian community in Southall
Genre
Interview; Documentary; Vox pop; Music; Feature
TX Date
Unknown
Year of production
1979
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Duration
00:56:18
Description
Documentary feature on the ethnic make-up of the London borough of Southall. Monty Modlyn interviews prominent local figures including Vishnu Sharma of the Indian Workers’ Association and Councillor Sharma Gupta. Issues covered in the programme include immigration, arranged marriages, Asian culture, racism, and the changing face of Southall.
Contributors
Monty Modlyn; Vishnu Sharma; Beryl Dangar(?); Jilbag Charna(?); Jaspal Singh Banbarra(?); Graham Burton; Mike Von Berg(?); David Brommit(?); Jack Frost; Violet Briggs; Vanjit Deer; Sharma Gupta; Dippy(?) Chaufry(?)
Keywords
London; Immigration; Southall; Jews; Arranged marriages; Indian Workers’ Association; Indian cinema; Asian peoples; Ealing; Fishing; Central Asian cultures; Indians; Indian (cultural identity); Asian cultures; Asian languages; Darts

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