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Book Chapter

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This item is available under a Creative Commons License for non-commercial use only

Disciplines

5.8 MEDIA AND COMMUNICATIONS, Media and socio-cultural communication, 5.9 OTHER SOCIAL SCIENCES

Publication Details

Chapter in S. Dibeltulo and C. Barrett ( eds. ), Rethinking Genre in Contemporary Global Cinema,

https:/ /doi.org/10.1007 /978-3-319-90134-3_12

Abstract

The spectacular representation of overseas locations has traditionally been a generic trope of Hindi cinema (AKA Bollywood). Notably, stunning places unfamiliar to Indian audiences are constantly featured in commercial Indian films, mostly for their visual qualities, in order to add a further element of entertainment to the story.

DOI

https:/ /doi.org/10.1007 /978-3-319-90134-3_12 165


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