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Film Festivals as Cosmopolitan Assemblages: A Case Study in Diasporic Cocreation
This chapter aims at discussing film festivals within the wider discourse of cosmopolitan studies and the growing proliferation and visibility of independent Indian films at film festivals in major cities in the UK, such ...
Indian Cinema and European Landscapes: Filmic Spaces for Cultural Exchanges
Bollywood’s affaire with the romantic landscapes of Switzerland and the iconic landmarks of Britain is well established, but how are contemporary Bollywood and Indian cinema mapping Europe in recent years? In this talk, ...
Paracosm event: Q&A with South Asian artists
Making the Audience - A pilot study
First Leicester Asian Film Festival
First Leicester Asian Film Festival: Preview
Presentation in form of a public talk of the First Leicester Asian Film Festival - presentation through a video trailer and discussion of the films at the festival.
Film Festivals as Cosmopolitan Assemblages: A Case study in Diasporic Co-creation.
This paper seeks to explore the terms and development of cosmopolitanism as framed within the realm of film festivals. I will examine the specific case study of the Leicester Asian Film Festival, from the perspective of ...
The Italianization of Bollywood Cinema: ad hoc films
(Taylor and Francis, 2014-04-22)
In this article we explore the relationship between Italy and popular Hindi cinema in which the form and narrative structure of Bollywood films undergo profound changes. Bollywood films screened in Italy are modified and ...
Harlequin-ing Shah Rukh Khan Through Media ‘Patches’: Composing the Global Image of an Indian Star in the Italian Mediascape
This paper seeks to observe how the global appeal of Indian star Shah Rukh Khan is constructed within the Italian panorama. To explore his global definition through an Italian point of view, this paper intends to provide ...
Restoring India: Preserving Indian Film Heritage and Identity
“This exhibition is a homage to the rich film heritage from India, which is in need of preservation and restoration. Restoring the film heritage for me means also to restore the nation and its identity. With this in mind, ...