What is the future of education in a networked world? Indian professor Sugata Mitra sets up an unmanned internet kiosk in a remote Bengali village to pioneer the “School in the Cloud”. The film follows the children as they encounter the internet for the first time. Will they be able to use it to transform their futures, or will it destroy the stability of their way of life?
|Running Time:||87 min.|
|Subject(s):||Activism, Asian Studies, Children, Education, Ethnography, Globalization, Internet, Poverty, Science, Society, Technology, Youth|
|Language(s):||Bengali, English, Hindi, Hindi, English|
|Producer(s):||Al Morrow, Daniel Demissie, Ranu Ghosh|
|Cinematographer:||Jerry Rothwell, Ranu Ghosh|
|Production Company:||MetFilm Production|