The Rasheda Trust

    • Jürg Neuenschwander
    • Bangladesh, Switzerland
    • 52 min
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    <> shows ups and downs of the Bangladeshi entrepreneur Rasheda Begum, who rose from nothing and holds her ground in a male dominated world. Back in the eighties, Rasheda's family lived in extreme poverty. The only cash income came from Rasheda's husband Ali, who worked for a pittance as a day labourer. When government officials came to the village and offered the first micro credits, Rasheda saw her chance. A success story, filmed in Bangladesh between 1993 and 2005 surprising and entertaining.


    Jürg Neuenschwander
    Jürg Neuenschwander for Container Film AG, Jürg Neuenschwander for Container TV, AG fur Film- und Fernsehproduktionen
    Dharitri, Media and Communication
    Involved TV Channel
    Schweizer Fernsehen DRS


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    Heino Deckert for Deckert Distribution GmbH

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