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A Short Introduction to Bollywood

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This narrated presentation was made for an online course about the globalization of culture by Primary Source.
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A Short Introduction to Bollywood

  1. 1. A SHORTINTRODUCTION TO BOLLYWOOD BY HARLEEN SINGHHELAINE AND ALVIN ALLEN ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF LITERATURE BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY
  2. 2. SCENE FROMRAJA HARISHCHANDRA, 1913 India’s first silent feature film
  3. 3. Poster from Alam ara, 1931India’s first film with sound
  4. 4. DILWALE DULHANIA LE JAYENGE, 1995
  5. 5. MOTHER INDIA, 1957India’s first submission for the academy award for best foreign language film.
  6. 6. TAARE ZAMEEN PAR LIKE STARS ON EARTHReleased in India by Aamir Released in the United States Khan Productions, 2007 by Disney, 2010
  7. 7. DEVDAS, 1935 & 2002 Based on a 1917 Bengali novel with over a dozen film adaptationsActors in 1935 version of Devdas
  8. 8. LAGAAN, 2001
  9. 9. POSTER FOR PYAASA, 1957
  10. 10. SHOLAY, 1975
  11. 11. MONSOON WEDDING, 2001
  12. 12. List of Illustrations• A scene from film, Raja Harishchandra, 1913. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:A_scene_from_film,_Raja_Harishchandra,_19 13.jpg• Flags of the World. https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world- factbook/docs/flagsoftheworld.html• Alam Ara poster, 1931. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Alam_Ara_poster,_1931.jpg• Taare Zameen Par, 2007. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:TaareZameenPar.jpg• Kundan Lal saigal and Jamuna in Devdas, 1935. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Kundan_Lal_Saigal_and_Jamuna_in_Devdas _%281935%29.jpg• Pyaasa 1957 film poster. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Pyaasa_1957_film_poster.jpg• Images for DDLJ, Mother India, Like Stars on Earth, Devdas (2002), Lagaan, Sholay, and Monsoon Wedding from Amazon.com.

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