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Title:
Bitter honey
Author:
Lemelson, Robert, 1952- , film director.
Publication Information:
[Warren, New Jersey] : Passion River, [2015]

©2015
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (81 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
A documentary presenting an intimate and emotionally charged portrait of three polygamous families in Bali, Indonesia. Following these families over a seven-year period, the film portrays the plight of Balinese co-wives, for whom marriage is frequently characterized by psychological manipulation, infidelity, domestic violence, and economic hardship.
General Note:
Documentary.

Program content: ©2014.
Language:
Indonesian

Balinese
Contents:
Bonus features: Interview with director Robert Lemelson -- Male perspectives on polygamy -- Gender based violence prevention.
UPC:
013964695274
Format :
DVD

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Robert Lemelson's documentary Bitter Honey profiles a number of women involved in polygamous marriages in Bali. The filmmakers get these co-wives to discuss their relationships with each other, and to talk about the struggles they face regularly in this unconventional domestic arrangement. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi