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Calcutta Calling

A snapshot of globalization at work in the 21st century. This documentary follows Vikeel Uppal, a young man who works in a busy calling center, as he gets tutored in the English language, learns pronunciation from commercials and movies, and watches English soccer matches to gain insight into the people he calls on a daily basis. Director, Andre Hormann. Dist. Cinema Guild. c2005. 17 min. See also: Bombay Calling Diverted to Delhi ; King of Calls Nalini by Day, Nancy by Night 1-800-INDIA