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450CHACHAJI: MY POOR RELATIONCHACHAJI: MY POOR RELATION1978color59 min16mm This film, by the distinguished New Yorker writer, Ved Mehta, is about the daily struggle for survival in the poor and overcrowded country which is his native land--India. Mehta's uncle, Chachaji, serves as a window into Mehta's family and their relations and, by extension, into all of India's people. Chachaji involves us in the experiences, lifestyles and living conditions of India's 622 million inhabitants.