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Phalap - The Story Behind The Brew

The Habitats Trust | Dusty Foot Production

2023   |   3mins 43secs

A journey into the traditional way of tea cultivation by the Singphos. The process of making smoked, organic bamboo tea is an age-old tradition, told by a small business owner in Arunachal Pradesh, who is trying to preserve this old tradition.


This film is a part of ‘Stories from the Ground: Northeast’, a new film series by The Habitats Trust and Dusty Foot Productions. The series travels through the north-eastern states collecting 50 shorts shot by local filmmakers to bring stories rooted in the culture, traditions, and biodiversity of the region.