• Effect of Indian Cinema on Society
    Jan 11 2004 Hyderbad, India Sex and violence in films is no child's play. Actress Raveena Tandon realised that to her discomfort at the inaugural function of the 13th International Children's Film Festival recently. There were reportedly a lot of red faces in Hyderabad when some children sang
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  • Population Growth: the Negative Effect on Indian Society
    POPULATION GROWTH: THE NEGATIVE EFFECT ON INDIAN SOCIETY Introduction The study of population growth is very important in a country from the point of society of a country because human being constitute not only as an instrument of production but also end themselves. Its increase is largely depend
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  • Indian Cinema
    It is common for Americans to think that Hollywood is the largest film industry in the world. The truth of the matter is that Bollywood actually is the largest film industry. It would be nonsense to consider Bollywood one of the most underrated film industries in the world, because it is very popu
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  • Environmental Degradation and Its Effect on Indian Economy
    Iyengar sanjay ! ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION AND ITS EFFECT ON INDIAN ECONOMY The environmental problems in India are growing rapidly. The increasing economic development and a rapidly growing population that has taken the country from 300 million people in 1947 to more than one billion people
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  • The Genres of Indian Cinema
    THE GENRES OF INDIAN CINEMA by Sanjit Narwekar The noted Hindi film comedian, filmmaker and resident wit I.S.Johar, was once asked why India only made musicals. Never at a loss for an answer he replied, “We not only make musicals but also dancicals.” This may have been said in jest but the a
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  • Indian Cinema After Independence
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  • 100 Years of Indian Cinema. Essay
    Tracing the history, birth and evolution of Indian cinema is always an exhilarating experience. According to historians, Harischandra Sakharam Bhatvadekar (Save Dada, 1868- 1958) and Hiralal Sen were among the pioneers who produced moving images in India for the first time. Bhatvadekar was part of t
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  • Ethics in Indian Cinema
    Ethics Ethics, also known as moral philosophy, is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending and recommending concepts of right and wrong conduct.[1] The term comes from the Greek word ethos, which means "character". Ethics is a complement to Aesthetics in the philosophy field of
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  • 100 Years of Indian Cinema
    An Essay on 100 YEARS OF INDIAN CINEMA A hundred years ago Dada Saheb Phalke made a movie about a king who never lied. Phalke’s inspiration came from an English film ‘The Life and Passion of Christ’ and he too wanted to translate the lives of Indian Gods to the screen. His first production
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  • Does Indian cinema educate and entertain?
    INDIAN CINEMA... EDUCATES AND ENTERTAINS? Award winning film-maker and actress Nandita Das once said, “Without poets, artists, and film-makers, men would soon weary of nature’s monotony. The sublime idea that men have of the universe would collapse with dizzying speed. The order which...
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  • Humanizing Terrorism in Indian Cinema
     Humanizing Terrorism in Indian Cinema A closer look at Mani Ratnam’s Roja and Dil Se Nationalism, as professor Sumita Chakravarty describes it, is the “integrity of the nation-state and the...
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  • Validity of Rybczynski Theorem and Magnification Effect in Indian Scenario
    Contents 1. RYBCZYNSKI THEOREM ............................................................................................................................. 3 1.1 Theorem: ...............................................................................................................................
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  • Mahatma Gandhi and Indian Cinema
    Mahatma Gandhi was a multi-faceted man, one whose writings spanned every subject under the sun, including: agriculture, education, science, sanitation, economics, literature, industry, women, children, health, family planning, religion, and, of course, politics. Many were surprised to learn of his p
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  • Indian Cinema
    For long the cinema has been the most sought for source of popular entertainment. People of all age groups, young and old, women and children, flocked to the cinema halls in very-increasing numbers and a net-work of Cinema halls was constructed all over the country. The Indian film industry was cons
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  • Women and Sexuality in Indian Cinema
    WOMEN, SEXUALITY AND INDIAN CINEMA By Shoma A. Chatterji WORD-COUNT: 1900 Recent films like Tauba Tauba, Murder, Julie and Jism have focussed on something not explored before in mainstream cinema - the sexuality of the Indian woman. Though this has given the director and producer ampl
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  • Impact of Indian Cinema
    IMPACT OF CINEMA ON THE INDIAN SOCIETY Cinema has become the most powerful form of Mass Media since the day it was introduced to the world. The Lumiere Brothers who invented the ‘ Cinematograph’ ( a compact and portable device which with a few adjustments could be used as a projector , camera
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  • Evolution of Indian Cinema
    Evolution Indian Cinema A scene from Raja Harishchandra (1913) – The first full-length motion picture. And Devika Rani and Ashok Kumar inAchhut Kanya (1936). By GAURAV YADAV CESP (MA), 4th Semester Introduction India has one of the oldest and largest film industries in th
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  • Changes in Indian Cinema
    Cinema is, without doubt, the greatest medium of entertainment but at the same time, it also reflects the true mood of the society. The Indian cinema has changed through times and has always tried to cope with the changing reality. Reel life, they say, is a reflection of real life. The influence ha
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  • Women in Indian Cinema
    Of Names of Women in Hindi Cinema An Exploration in Semantics Anindita Ghose* Names are of central import for characterisation in Hindi cinema and more so for women because their roles are often not very well sketched out. Women are given less screen time than their male counterparts and therefor
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  • History of Indian Cinema
    The year 2012 celebrates in India the Centenary of Indian Cinema. It was a 100 years ago the first Indian film “Raja Harishchandra” was made by the métier of Indian cinema, none other than Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, better known as The Father Of Indian Cinema. His adamant character and hardwork
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