People of Bengal

People of the World
S1:Ep223 mins

The People of Water (Part 1): Each year, from June to October, it’s pouring down continuously in Bangladesh. The monsoon submerges 70% of the country. A country in where, despite the dangers, people naturally organize their lives around the rivers.

The People of Richshaw-Wallahs (Part 2): Dhaka is known as the Rickshaw Capital of the World. Rickshaws can be used everywhere by everyone and are the most popular modes of transport in Bangladesh. We will meet the rickshaw-wallahs, a group of people trying to survive just by the force of their muscles.

Video Language: English