Tito's Handmade Vodka Cinetransformer

Friday March 17, 2017 - 7:00 pm to 8:20 pm


  • Director: Rahul Jain
  • Producers: Rahul Jain, Thanassis Karathanos, Iikka Vehkalahti
  • Cinematographer: Rodrigo Trejo Villanueva
  • Sound Design: Susmit “Bob” Nath
  • Sound Re Recording Mixer: Adrian Baumeister

With rare access to the guarded world of sweatshops, Rahul Jain brings us into one of the thousands of textile mills in heavily industrialized Sachin, India. To the rhythmic churning of machines, his anatomical exploration follows the flow of fabric through the labyrinthine factory as it’s carted around; spooled and unspooled; and passed through dye presses, baths, and sundry machines—ultimately headed to couture stores a world apart. But the dim and claustrophobic mill, with its chaotic patchwork of cords and pipes, is also home to human toil.

71 min.