Bollywood in the age of new media : the geo-televisual aesthetic (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Bollywood in the age of new media : the geo-televisual aesthetic

Author: Anustup Basu
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"This study of popular Indian cinema in an age of globalisation, new media, and metropolitan Hindu fundamentalism focuses on the period from 1991 to 2004. Popular Hindi cinema took a certain spectacular turn from the early nineties as a signature 'Bollywood style' evolved in the wake of liberalization and the inauguration of a global media ecology in India. Films increasingly featured transformed bodies, fashions,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Anustup Basu
ISBN: 9780748649396 0748649395 9780748641024 0748641025
OCLC Number: 768071905
Notes: Originally published: 2010.
Description: x, 262 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Cinematic "assemblages" : the 1990s and earlier --
The geo-televisual and Hindi film in the age of information --
Allegories of power/information --
The music of intolerable love : Indian film music --
Technopolis and the Ramayana : new temporalities --
Repetitions with difference : Mother India and her thousand sons.
Responsibility: Anustup Basu.

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This is a study of popular Indian cinema in the age of globalisation, new media, and metropolitan Hindu fundamentalism, focusing on the period between 1991 and 2004.  Read more...

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