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Author Mehta, Monika, 1970-

Title Censorship and sexuality in Bombay cinema [electronic resource] / Monika Mehta.

Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xi, 304 p. : ill.
Note Based on the author's thesis (doctoral)--University of Minnesota, 2001.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Beginning -- Revisiting the history of film censorship -- Close-up: the Central Board of Film Certification -- The first sex-education film: a classification conundrum -- Satyam shivam sundaram: (im)proper suturing of sound, scar, and stardom -- An anomalous dilemma: to ban or to certify the self-sacrificial wife in Pati parmeshwar -- Tracking the twists and turns in the Khalnayak -- Debates on censorship -- Dilwale dulhania le jayenge: certifying a "family love" story -- From censorship to selections.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Motion pictures -- Censorship -- India -- Bombay.
Motion pictures -- India -- Bombay -- History -- 20th century.
Sex in motion pictures.
Sex role in motion pictures.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780292726925 (cloth alk. paper)
0292726929 (cloth alk. paper)
9780292737853 (electronic bk.)

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