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India Films Division

Overview
Works: 84 works in 89 publications in 2 languages and 283 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Catalogs  Drama  Interviews  Film catalogs 
Classifications: PN1995.9.D6, 791.43530954
Publication Timeline
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Publications about India Publications about India
Publications by India Publications by India
Most widely held works by India
Docu-scene, India ( Book )
2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary films in India
The 12th Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short & Animation Films, 3-9 February, 2012 by Short & Animation Films Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Few things I know about her ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Mīrābāī, fl. 1516-1546, and her interpretation and representation in Rajasthani folklore
The lamp in the niche ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentary on spirit of sufism in India
Four times five = Char panje bis ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Haṃsa akelā ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical documentary on the life and works of Kumāra Gandharva, b. 1924, exponent of Hindustani music
Kathak ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
From the spiritual to the sensual, the major schools of Kathak seek to explore, from both ends the substance of classical Indian dance
Mahendra Kapūra ( Visual )
in Hindi and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical documentary on the life and works of Mahendra Kapoor, Indian playback singer
Mubāraka Begama ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical documentary on the life and works of Mubāraka Begama, Indian ghazal and playback singer
"Ustāda Amajada Alī K̲h̲āna" ( Visual )
in Hindi and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Biographical documentary on the life and works of Ustad Amjad Ali Khan, b. 1945, Indian musician and Sarod maestro
Catalogue of selected films by India ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inner eye ( Visual )
in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the life and works of Binode Behari Mukherjee, Indian painter after he became blind
Satyajit Ray ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The legendary film-maker Satyajit Ray suffered a heart attack in 1984, and shortly after, renowned director Shyam Benegal shot this documentary on the Academy-award winning maestro. Benegal's film features other giants of Indian cinema like acclaimed editor Bhanudas Divkar and fellow film-maker Govind Nihalani in in-depth and intimate interviews with Satyajit Ray who reminisces about how he established his own way of film-making, composing shots and scenes, handled the camera and so on. Clips from the maestro's films are sensitively played throughout the documentary providing glimpses of the genius of Satyajit Ray
Mahatma ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts Gandhi's life, works, and death through the use of pictures and period film footage
Through the eyes of painter ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1967 and 2008 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Experimental film presents the painters images of Rajasthan
Mani Kaul time... space... and the master ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documentaries on Siddheswari Devi, 1907-1977, Hindustani classical vocalist; Dhrupad by Ustad Fariuddin Dagar and Ustad Mohinuddin Dagar; and seven small on different topics
Vessels of memory, keepers of faith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Films is an attempt to highlight Hussaini Brahmins, a little known sect in India, and their contribution in avenging the death of Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Muhammad. Much before the formal entry of Islam into the Indian subcontinent, Muharram, the Islamic month, has been observed across communities, But his tradition is now fast vanishing and younger generation Hussain Brahmins are abandoning their ancestral heritage, because some see it as embarrassingly deviant and some succumb to relentless pressures to conform to the logic of neatly demarcated Hindu and Muslim communities
Wasted ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the economics of waste disposal; a documentary
Dying in Kashi : a passage ot moksha ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is believed that dying in Kashi is the only way to attain salvation. People are brought to Kashi at the fag end of their lives, just in time to enable them to die at the holy place. Because of this belief and the perennial funeral fires at the Ghats, Kashi is known as Maha Samshaan--the great cremation ground. The film presents various aspects of this concept of dying in Kashi
 
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Alternative Names
Films Division
Films Division India
Inde. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Films Division
India Film Division
India Films Division
India Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Films Division
India Philma Prabhāga
India Philmasa Ḍivīzana
India Philmsa Ḍivīzana
Languages
English (22)
Hindi (5)