Steve Sharma requests:
> Hi all,
> I am interested in learning more about the film industry in India.
> Even very general information is fine because I am not familiar with
> very much of it. Can't anyone suggest some books, web pages, people I should contact, movies that I must see, etc.
> I may be having the chance to go in a few weeks, so places to go would be great to.
I can't vouch for the quality or usefulness of any of the following
websites, but I received this message on another list just the other
---BOLLYWOOD AND BEYOND, WEBSITES FROM INDIA---
THE BOLLYWOOD MOVIE DATABASE - Featuring Links, Photographs,
Filmographies, Studio Contact Information, Reviews, a Chat Room and a
Database of over 3,000 movies. Plus lots of other information.
YASH RAJ FILMS - Featuring information about the films of Yash Chopra,
who has been making films for 40 years. The site is good example of
what a filmmaker can do on the web.
CLICK TICKETS - If your in India, or going to India, check out this
that lets you buy tickets to the latest movies on-line! The site also
includes reviews and information on public opinion.
SRIDHAR NATARAJAN'S INDIAN FILM MUSIC HOMEPAGE -
Featuring Commentary on film music, links to lots and lots of Real
Audio of old
and new music and lyrics.
TAMIL MUSIC ONLINE- This site features clips and interviews from the
movie "Jeans." A new popular film. The clips are in Tamil, Hindi and
English. Plus lots of music info.
ENTERTAIN INDIA - The On-Line Indian Superstore! Buy, Videos, Music,
NEPTUNE FILMS - Overseas distributor of Indian Films.
NATIONAL FILM DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION, LTD. - The central
agency in India promoting quality cinema. The site features a brief
Indian cinema and a film database. The site also has information
foreign films released there and info for anyone wanting to distribute
films in India or go into production there.
ABITHA S. - A researcher and writer of documentaries and short films
India. Seeking producers who want to work in India and share a passion
for the country.
FREELANCE LOCATION SOUND RECORDIST - Production Sound Mixer
From Bollywood, Bombay, India. The site lists the numerous films,
commercials and television shows he's worked on.
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