ISBN 9788175084414,Lights, Camera, Masala The Insider's Bollywood

Lights, Camera, Masala The Insider's Bollywood



India India Book House

Publication Year 2006

ISBN 9788175084414

ISBN-10 8175084413

Hard Back

Number of Pages 224 Pages
Language (English)

Cameras & photographic techniques

An insider's look at the glitz, grit, and grandeur of Bollywood, the world's largest film industry Lights, Camera, Masala is a joyous celebration of over five decades of mainstream Hindi cinema ? popularly known as Bollywood ? from the 1950s to the present day. Written in an engaging and accessible style, the book documents the process of making a commercial Hindi film.

Examining the success or failure of a film at the box office and its impact on careers, as well as featuring glitzy Bollywood premieres and the much-awaited Filmfare awards, the book is a colourful visual extravaganza ? a rich tribute to the chaotic, entertaining world of Bollywood.