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Published: 01 October 2016

144 Pages | 17 black & white halftones

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198723097

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Indian Cinema: A Very Short Introduction

Ashish Rajadhyaksha

Very Short Introductions

  • Locates the Indian film industry within a larger Cinema Studies framework
  • Frames the history of Indian cinema within its economic and cultural context, from the influence of colonialism to the different moments of independent India
  • Focuses on Bollywood as a key player in the creative economy
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - millions of copies sold worldwide