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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 451–465.
Published: 01 December 2015
...Tejaswini Ganti In this essay, I focus on what has been characterized as a perennial problem for the Hindi film industry—the inability to accurately measure commercial outcome. While commentators and industry personnel criticize and lament this inability as an impediment to the rational functioning...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 291–305.
Published: 01 August 2009
... across national and social divisions and dominated over 90 percent of the film industry in colonial India in the 1920s. The discourse around the film industry constituted a locus in which stereotypes about identity and attitudes toward empire and toward the United States were debated if not resolved...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 196–211.
Published: 01 May 2019
...Salma Siddique Abstract This essay examines the missing national film archive of Pakistan against the politics of competing cultural memory. Sharing a common past yet existing in the shadows of the Indian film industry, cinema in Pakistan found itself in an unusual predicament after decolonization...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 474–486.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Alla Gadassik Amir Naderi is one of Iran’s most internationally acclaimed directors, and he is considered to be among the central figures in the nation’s postrevolutionary film industry. Paradoxically, his choice to leave Iran in hopes of expanded artistic opportunities in the United States has...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 611–621.
Published: 01 December 2012
... Brief Review,” Celluloid 20, no. 1 (1997): 20 – 23; Alam- Tarequl Quader, Bangladesh Film Industry (Dhaka: gir Kabir, Film in Bangladesh (Dhaka: Bangla Academy, Bangla Academy, 1993), 96 – 97, 103 – 19. 1979), 22 – 24; Anupam...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2003) 23 (1-2): 286–300.
Published: 01 August 2003
... of the Indian film industry. Functioning from Calcutta, it was not just a well-equipped studio; it was a sys- tem, a way of life for the people working with it. . . . Sircar wanted not just cinema halls and a stu- dio; he wanted a system. A pervasive, self-supporting...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2007) 27 (3): 673–679.
Published: 01 December 2007
... women’s public roles and tered by identification with the Golnar of the status changed, but love stories and female char- film. The very elements that made the film a acters were integral to the film industry from popular success — Jafar and Golnar’s love story...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (3): 492–501.
Published: 01 December 2012
... culture of these three countries of the subcontinent — India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh — share two common factors: cricket and the Indian film industry, based either in Mumbai or in di erent regions...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 682–684.
Published: 01 December 2015
... in the Department conducting ethnographic research about the social of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies world and filmmaking practices of the Hindi film at Columbia University. His research interests include industry since 1996 and is the author of Producing science and technology studies...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2019) 39 (1): 223–225.
Published: 01 May 2019
... effectively work as archives in the absence of state-sanctioned archives on the Pakistani film industry, in her “Archive Filmaria : Cinema, Curation, and a Contagion.” The official archives, such as they are, are marked by a huge lack because at the Partition of 1947, most existing films were appropriated...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2008) 28 (3): 513–532.
Published: 01 December 2008
... reward—a step toward a unique vision of the “good life,” both for himself and for his family. Some of those connected with the Iranian film industry have praised the film’s reinvigo- ration of the war genre but at the same time feared it suggested the beginning of the end...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1995) 15 (2): 131–138.
Published: 01 August 1995
... commercial film industries offers a welcome body of new evidence that histori- that by producing patriotic shorts and newsreels on ans and theorists might bring to understand the ori- events such as Gandhi’s Salt March, were also de- gins of public culture in India’s post-colonial state...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 387–391.
Published: 01 December 2015
... in which routines of calcula- of real estate markets, the film industry, public-­ tion are often suspended. It has much in common private partnerships, the economies of special eco- with the practices of divination as described in nomic zones, and financial markets, as the essays...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2023) 43 (2): 176–190.
Published: 01 August 2023
... visions of urban planning. This is a dense world of media objects, hardware, and software that form the backbone of the music and film industries as well as the computer, mobile telephone, and digital products markets that developed in the interstices of urban growth, disorder, and fragmentation. 24...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (1): 217–226.
Published: 01 May 2011
... it, “The Egyptian film industry developed of religious affiliation. Subsequently, Egypt has experienced almost continuous sectarian ten- alongside and in correlation with the nation’s sion, from the Akhmim incident in 1970 to the endeavours to achieve independence, and was present day.12...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 501–502.
Published: 01 August 2005
... that in lenge the opinions of white Americans. These tools recent decades, the United States has fostered au- include films, videos, television, and electronic me- thoritarian regimes in the region. While the cur- dia. Aboriginal film directors use the film industry...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 503–504.
Published: 01 August 2005
... that in lenge the opinions of white Americans. These tools recent decades, the United States has fostered au- include films, videos, television, and electronic me- thoritarian regimes in the region. While the cur- dia. Aboriginal film directors use the film industry...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 504–505.
Published: 01 August 2005
... that in lenge the opinions of white Americans. These tools recent decades, the United States has fostered au- include films, videos, television, and electronic me- thoritarian regimes in the region. While the cur- dia. Aboriginal film directors use the film industry...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 505–506.
Published: 01 August 2005
... that in lenge the opinions of white Americans. These tools recent decades, the United States has fostered au- include films, videos, television, and electronic me- thoritarian regimes in the region. While the cur- dia. Aboriginal film directors use the film industry...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (2): 507–508.
Published: 01 August 2005
... that in lenge the opinions of white Americans. These tools recent decades, the United States has fostered au- include films, videos, television, and electronic me- thoritarian regimes in the region. While the cur- dia. Aboriginal film directors use the film industry...