Some Kind of Arrangement

Some Kind of Arrangement

| 45 min

In this documentary, the age-old tradition of arranged marriages takes a modern twist when 3 second-generation South Asian young people decide to marry. Engaging and refreshingly candid in their opinions, they make it clear that arranged marriages aren't what they used to be.

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Credits
  • producer
    Geeta Sondhi
    Karen King-Chigbo
    Gerry Flahive
    Claire Prieto
  • director
    Ali Kazimi
  • editing
    Nick Hector
  • executive producer
    Louise Lore
  • director of photography
    Ali Kazimi
  • additional cinematography
    Ihor Macijiwsky
  • sound recordist
    Justine Pimlott
    Jeff Carter
    Brian Dupuis
    Helmut Hupfl
    Lisa Kolisnyk
    David Mackenzie
    Gordon Ross
    David Vitale
  • production co-ordinator
    Tina Hahn
  • production supervisor
    Marike Emery
  • senior researcher
    Nisha Pahuja
  • additional research
    Gila Bell
    Preet Chandhoke
    Prem Gill
    Sartaj Khalsa
    Amrita Sondhi
    Kalyani Vittala
  • production assistant
    Zan Chandler
  • post-production supervisor
    Robin Bicknell
  • assistant editor
    Wyeth Clarkson
  • colourist
    Joanne Rourke
  • on-line editing facility
    MPI Productions Limited
  • sound editor
    Steve Munro
    Tim Roberts
    Colin Baxter
  • re-recording
    Steve Munro
  • post-production sound facility
    Trackworks Inc.
  • transcription
    Chris Warren
    Stephan Fraticelli
  • original music composer
    Wende Bartley
  • original music performer
    Kiran Ahluwalia
    Ravi Naimpally
    Raya Bidaye
    Ernie Toller
  • original music recording engineer
    John D.S. Adams
  • publicity
    Genevieve Kierans
  • publicist
    Philip Louis
  • still photography
    Rob Davidson
    Paul Fairweather
    Tina Hahn
    Kiran Panchal
    Rafy
    Victor Wong
  • production accountant
    Miriam Pecorsky
  • legal services
    John Duncan & Assoc.
  • production insurance
    Thompson, Thomspon Entertainment Insu...

  • jardine.shelly

    i wonder if there will be an update an update film would be nice.

    jardine.shelly, 25 Apr 2015
  • GAZ4gary

    That was yet another wonderful nfb contribution to building rightful pride in Canada.....still a public voice for what is good and decent questing of our developing humanity. I feel proud to live in a country that still has this national culture. But will the present government allow it to live? I fear not.

    GAZ4gary, 27 Aug 2012
  • cweldon

    @moe_baller Can you describe the problem you are experiencing? The film is working on our end. Did you try streaming a lower quality version? The quality tab is located on the lower left corner of the player. It may help to select "LOW".

    cweldon, 6 May 2011
  • moe_baller

    the film is not working... i neeedd to watch it for an exam!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    moe_baller, 6 May 2011