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Bollywood for Beginners (2002)

TV Movie | 24 min | Documentary

The world's most vibrant and colorful cinema comes crashing through the screen in Bollywood for Beginners, a documentary about the characters, traditions, heroes and heroines that drive India's hyper-real film industry. As Bollywood ...See moreThe world's most vibrant and colorful cinema comes crashing through the screen in Bollywood for Beginners, a documentary about the characters, traditions, heroes and heroines that drive India's hyper-real film industry. As Bollywood infuses Western films, music, fashion and theatre with a colorful and rhythmic abandon, artists, journalists and film-makers, including Baz Luhrmann, give us the lowdown on why Bollywood is the most happening thing right now. See less
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Jul 29, 2002 (United Kingdom)

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Shobu Kapoor
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Rachel Dwyer
Self (lecturer in Indian Studies, SOAS) (as Dr. Dwyer Rachel) Self (lecturer in Indian Studies, SOAS) (as Dr. Dwyer Rachel)   See fewer
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Deepak Verma
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Nasreen Munni Kabir
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Cary Sawhney
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Justine Hardy
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Baz Luhrmann
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Farah Khan
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Rachel Shelley
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Sandeep Khosla
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Abu Jani
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Suman Bhuchar
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Mohammed Rizwan
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Jasleen Arora
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Shah Rukh Khan
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9 / 10 | 653 votes