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    Mangal Pandey-- the rising / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Kaleidoscope Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. Music, A.R. Rahman; lyrics, Javed Akhtar; cinematographer, Himman Dhamija. Aamir Khan, Rani Mukherjee, Amisha Patel, Kiran Kher, Coral Beed, Toby Stephens, Om Puri. In Hindi with English, Bengali, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu subtitles. Discs 1-2 are together in one container. Originally released theatrically in 2005. This film is based on the life of Mangal ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    In defence of our dreams. Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on container: AHNAD. In Hindi, with some German and English. Container indicates that there are two titles on this disc, however only Zulmatoṃ̄ ke daura meṃ̄ actually appears. The second work, Gauhar Raza's Junoon ke badhte qadam (a.k.a., Junun ke badhte qadam; Evil stalks the land) (32 min.) is missing. DLC Zulmatoṃ̄ ke daura meṃ̄ (Zulmaton ke daur maim; In dark times) ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Hey Ram an experiment with truth by Kamal Haasan / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Ultra Video. Music, Ilayaraja. Kamal Haasan, Naseerudin Shah, Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukherjee, Vasundhara Das. In Hindi with English subtitles. Originally released theatrically in 2000. The movie begins at present day with Saketh Ram, an 89 year old South Indian Brahmin who is dying. The scene reverts back to the past as Saketh remembers the 1940's, when he and his ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Rang de basanti : a generation awakens / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Sony BMG Home Entertainment (India). Music by A.R. Rahman ; lyrics, Prasoon Joshi. Aamir Khan, Siddharth, Sharman Joshi, Kunal Kapoor, Atul Kulkarni, Alice Patten, Soha Ali Khan, Madhavan, Waheeda Rehman, Anupam Kher, Kiron Kher, Om Puri. In Hindi and English with English, Kannada, Tamil and Telugu subtitles. Originally released theatrically in 2006. Rang de basanti is a story about the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Hamāre gāṃva meṃ hamārā rājya / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Akhrā (Organization) Kaimarā, Bijū Ṭoppo ; sampādana, Bijū Ṭoppo, Candana Gorānā ; saṅgīta, Lalū Śaṅkara, Kalī Śaṅkara. In Hindi. Documentary on autonomy movement by the tribals of Jharkhand and tribal self rule through panchayats and gram sabha. Not viewed. Sources used: videodisc container; cataloging record from OvOp field office. viewing copy; Received: 2007-11-29 from New Delhi OvOp Office; purchase; LC ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Gadar--ek prem katha / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Super Cassettes Industries. Music, Uttam Singh ; lyrics, Anand Bakshi. Sunny Deol, Amisha Patel, Amrish Puri. In Hindi with English subtitles. Originally released theatrically in 2001. In 1947, Tara, a Sikh truck driver in Punjab, meets and falls in love with a wealthy Muslim girl named Sakina, during anti-Muslim riots whom he saves, courts and marries. Years later, Sakina travels ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Jahan Ara / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc label: Samarth Video. Music by Madan Mohan ; lyrics, Rajender Krishan. Bharat Bhushan, Mala Sinha, Prithviraj Kapoor. In Hindi with English subtitles. Originally released theatrically in 1964. Mirza Yusuf Changezi has known Jahan Ara since childhood, and both have been good friends. After they grow up, things are not quite the same, as Jahan Ara's dad is none other than ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2009
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    Eka thī Gulāba : film on Padmashree Gulab Bai of Nautanki tradition / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on container insert: IGNCA. Śodha, ālekha, vāṇī, Kr̥shṇa Rāghava; chāyā, Rājana Koṭhārī; dvani, Śivaśaktti; saṅkalana, Vikāsa Śarmā. In Hindi. The journey of a legendary artist (d. 1996), who was perhaps the first femal actress to join the male dominated Nautanki show. A self-trained artist, from a humble farmer's family of Balpora, an adept actress, gifted with a sweet voice, with myriad modulations, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
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    Train to Pakistan / Catalog Record Only

    Editing, A.V. Narayanan, Subhashish De ; lyrics, Isani Kabir, Amrita Pritam, and Bulley Shah ; music, Kuldip Singh, Taufiq Qureshi. Nirmal Pandey, Rajit Kapur, Divya Dutta, Mohan Agashe, Smriti Mishra, Mangal Dhillon. In Hindi with subtitles in English. "Tensions run high near the border of British India, which is about to be partitioned with a new country called Pakistan. Sikhs living in this border ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Tamas / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Rewliance Big Entertainment. Music, Vanraj Bhatia ; cinematography, Govind Nihalani ; editing, Sutunu Gupta ; Om Puri, Deepa Sahi, Amrish Puri, Bhisham Sahni, A.K. Hangal, Manohar Singh, Dina Pathak, Saeed Jaffrey. Special feature-Interview with Govind Nihalani. In Hindi with English subtitles. Disca 1-4 together in one container. This TV miniseries ("Darkness" in English) became famous in India in the mid/late ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2011
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    Vikāsa bandūka kī nāla se / Catalog Record Only

    Svara, Dulu Rāya, Amaja Jama, Sahajo Siṃha ; kaimerā, Bijū Ṭoppō ; sampādana, Vī. Jī. Rājā Aśoka (Dillī Bāiskopa Kampanī). In Hindi. Also available in English under the title: Development flows from the barrel of the gun. This film examines state orchestrated violence against indigenous and local people whenever they protest against development projects on their lands. The filmmakers present examples from all over ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2002
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    Jhansi ki raani / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on container: Nupur Marketing Inc. Music, Vasant Desai ; lyrics, Radheshyam. Mehtab, Sohrab Modi, Mubarak, Ulhas & Sapru. In Hindi with English subtitles. Originally released theatrically in 1952. On the life of Lakshmi Bai, Rani of Jhansi, d. 1858. Not viewed. Sources used: DVD container; cataloging record from OvOp field office. viewing copy; Received: 2009-04-17 from New Delhi OvOp Office; purchase; LC ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2006
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    Jodhaa Akbar / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc container : UTV Motion Pictures. Lyrics, Javed Akhtar ; story, Haidar Ali ; dialogues, K.P. Saxena ; music and background score A.R. Rahman ; production designer, Nitin Chandrakant Desai ; costume designer, Neeta Lulla ; editor, Ballu Saluja. Aishwarya Rai, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Sonu Sood, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Raza Murad, Suhasini Mulay, Rajesh Vivek, Ila Arun, Nikitin Dheer, Yuri Suri, ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Mughal-e-Azam / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Shemaroo Video Private Ltd. Music by Naushad ; project design and direction, Deepesh Salgia. Dilip Kumar, Madhubala, Prithviraj Kapoor, Durga Khote, Nigar Sultana, Ajit. In Hindi and Urdu with subtitles in English, Bengali, Gujarati, Tamil,Telugu. Discs 1-2 are together in one container. "The magnum opus of Indian cinema"--Container. Originally released theatrically in 1960 in black and white. This digital version ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Shaheed / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc label: Ultra DVD Video. Music, Ghulam Haider; lyrics, Raja Mehdi Ali Khan & Qamar Jalalabadi. Dilip Kumar, Kamini Kaushal, Chandramohan. Originally released theatrically in 1948. In Hindi with English subtitles. Shaheed is a nationalist film set in the context of the Quit India movement and the ensuing wave of terrorist actions in the mid 1940s; depicts India's struggle for independence. ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Eka khūbasūrata jahāza / Catalog Record Only

    In Hindi. Documentary on the impact of the 1945 atom bomb explosion on Hiroshima-shi and Nagasaki-shi, Japan. viewing copy; Received: 2007-08-08 from New Delhi OvOp Office; gift; LC Gift Collection. viewing copy. 1 videodisc of 1 (VCD) (ca. 20 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Bhārata eka khoja = Bharat ek khoj / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Doordarshan Archives. Script, Shama Zaidi, Sunil Shanbag, Sandeep Pendse ; script in Hindi, Vasant Dev, Ashok Mishra editing, Sutanu Gupta, Deepak Segal ; music, Vanraj Bhatia ; photography, V.K. Murthy With Roshan Seth as Jawaharlal Nehru. Contains 53 episodes on 18 discs separated into 6 containers; duration varies for each episode. Based on Jawaharlal Nehru's Discovery of India. In Hindi ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Veer / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Eros International Media. Editing, Ashfaque Makrani; cinematography, Gopal Shah. Salman Khan, Zairn Khan, Mithun Chakrobrothy, Sohail Khan. Discs 1-2 are togather in one container. In Hindi with English subtitles. Veer Pratap Singh is a Pindari Prince and the son of a Pindari warrior who was known for his great battles to free India from British rule. Veer wishes to continue ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2010
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    Sardar / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on container: Shemaroo Video Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai. Collector's edition, contains original speeches. Paresh Rawal. In Hindi and English audio track with sub-titles in 11 languages. Originally released theatrically in 1993. 1. Movie with sub-titles in English, Gujarati, Bengali, Marathi, Tamil, Telugu, French, Arabic, Spanish, German and Dutch -- 2. Special features. This biographical epic on Saradār Vallabhabhai Paṭela,1875-1950, concentrates on the last ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2005
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    Svarājanāmā / Catalog Record Only

    Hindi and English. Copyright notice on disc: Doordarshan. Sushma Prakash, Girish Karnad, anchor; Laxmikant Pyarelal, music; Shama Zaidi, Padmavati Rao, script; Priya Chandrashekhar, research; Jayoo Nachiket, art direction; K.S. Sridhar, editing; S. Ramchandra, photography; Kotappa, sound; S. Surendra Nath, asso. direction; B.V. Ramchandra, production management. Hindi and English. "Documentation on 190 years of India's freedom struggle." Discs 1-3 are together in one container. Originally ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Gandhi, my father / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on item: Anil Kapoor Films Company [and] Eros International. Cinematography, David McDonald ; editor, Sreekar Prasad ; music, Piyush Kanojia. Akshaye Khanna, Darshan Jariwala, Shefali Shetty, Bhoomika Chawla, Daniel Janks. In Hindi with English subtitles. Discs 1-2 are together in one container. Originally released theatrically in 2007. The world knows about Mahatma Gandhi's role in the Indian freedom movement and as a ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007
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    Aur Irani chai / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: PUKAR, Mumbai. Davesh Thakur, Quety Raut, Nikhil Rastogi ; camera, Vikas Sharma ; editing Gouri Patwardan ; conceived by Rahul Srivastava. In Hindi with English subtitles. Documentary on the Iranians who own and manage cafes (famous for Irani tea) as their family business in Bombay, India. Not viewed. Source used: container. Received: 2008-05-22 from New Delhi OvOp Office; viewing copy; ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2004
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    Anarkali / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Moser Baer India. Assistant director, Ramesh Saigal ; cinematography, Marshall Braganza ; music by C. Ramchandra. Bina Rai, Pradeep Kumar, Kuldip Kaur, Sulochana, S.L. Puri, Manmohan Krishna, Nurjehan, Mubarak. In Hindi with English subtitles. Originally released theatrically in 1953. A historical drama with film songs of a Mughal romance in which Prince Salim (Majnun Salim Akbar son of Akbar) falls ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2008
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    Lagaan, once upon a time in India / Catalog Record Only

    Copyright notice on disc: Excel Productions Audiovisuals. Cinematography, Anil Mehta ; editing, Ballu Saluja ; music, A.R. Rahman ; lyrics, Javed Akhtar ; production design, Nitin Chandrakant Desai. Aamir Khan, Gracy Singh, Rachel Shelley, Paul Blackthorne, Suhasini Mulay, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Raghuvir Yadav. In Hindi with English subtitles. Originally released theatrically in India in 2001. This is a story about the resilience shown by the ...

    • Original Format: Film, Video
    • Date: 2007