Journals Higher Education



Published: 07 November 2014

264 Pages | 20 b&w halftones

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199862542

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Bollywood Sounds

The Cosmopolitan Mediations of Hindi Film Song

Jayson Beaster-Jones

  • Long-term (1943-2013) survey of musical and cinematic practices of Hindi film
  • Multimedia analyses addressing musical, narrative, and historical significance of key songs
  • Develops a theory of stylistic mediation that can be used across the film studies field
  • Recommended listening/viewing list of 175 songs
  • Companion website displaying clips of key films