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Jama Masjid street journal

Author: Mira Nair; Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts.; Icarus Films.
Publisher: Brooklyn : Icarus Films, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Mira Nair's (Salaam Bombay!) personal record of street life around the Jama Masjid, or Great Mosque, in the old city of Delhi, India. Director Nair discusses her thoughts on confronting people uncertain what to make of her, a woman alone behind a camera, as she captures the flavor of "ordinary" Delhi, where ancient customs and customs and traditional occupations continue to be practiced in the midst of a large and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Nonfiction films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Mira Nair; Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts.; Icarus Films.
OCLC Number: 495860806
Notes: Originally produced as motion picture in 1979.
Credits: Producer/camera/editor, Mira Nair ; camera, Mitch Epstein.
Description: 1 videodisc (20 min.) : black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Responsibility: a film by Mira Nair ; Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Harvard University.

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"Mira Nair's (Salaam Bombay!) personal record of street life around the Jama Masjid, or Great Mosque, in the old city of Delhi, India. Director Nair discusses her thoughts on confronting people uncertain what to make of her, a woman alone behind a camera, as she captures the flavor of "ordinary" Delhi, where ancient customs and customs and traditional occupations continue to be practiced in the midst of a large and complex city."--Container.

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