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    Nasīma = Naseem = Nasīm
    Naseem | Nasīm Catalog Record Only
    Naseem means the morning breeze. It's the name of a young girl who lives with her family in Bombay. The year is 1992. This was a year when India, as a nation, went through traumatic times. A mosque was demolished and the riots, slaughter and savagery that followed have left wounds that will take years to heal. Naseem is the private story of a ...
    • Contributor: Mirza, Saeed Akhtar - Bhatia, Vanraj - National Film Development Corporation of India
    • Date: 2012
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    Prem kahani / Catalog Record Only Story of a freedom fighter, a principled, upright police office and a pathan truck driver, who would rather give up his life than go back on his word. Along with them is Kamini, a woman with a difficult choice to make. The absorbing love stoty, with thrills is set in the background of India's struggle for freedom from British rule.
    • Date: 2004
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    Guru Tegabahādura. Catalog Record Only On the Indian political situation and presentation of the thesis that like Guru Tegh Bahadur, 1621-1675, 9th guru of the Sikhs, only Bharatiya Janata Party can save India.
    • Date: 1991
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    Long hair, short ideas : interview, the revolutionary's wife Catalog Record Only The film attempts to create a conversation between the pressures of excavating a political moment and the elasticity of the documentary form. The film is constructed around Vidrohi's (the revolutionary poet) wife. Her relationship to the radical movement is traced via the turbulent political history of India in the 1970s and her intimate experiences around domesticity, sexuality and labour.
    • Contributor: Paul, Pallavi - Dutta, Debjani - Public Service Broadcasting Trust (New Delhi, India) - Prasar Bharti Corporation (India) - Doordarshan (Television Station : New Delhi, India)
    • Date: 2014
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    Ayodhya to Varanasi : prayers for peace / Catalog Record Only Documentary examining the claims of the Ram Temple and Babari Masjid dispute in Faizabad, India; Throughtout the message comes out strongly in favour of communal harmony and development to the divisive ideologies propagated by the Hindutva.
    • Date: 2005
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    Lok Dal election campaign. Catalog Record Only Election campaign of the Lok Dal, Indian political party, for the 1989 Lok Sabha elections.
    • Date: 1989
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    Raajneeti / Catalog Record Only Belonging to a prominent Uttar Pradesh-family of ruthless politicians, Samar Pratap is about to return to his Irish-American girlfriend, Sarah, in the U.S. and obtain a PhD, but cancels his trip when his father, Chandra, is shot dead. He decides to stay put and avenge this slaying but ends up dealing with aspiring politician, Indu Sakseria, who wants to wed him; his brother, Prithviraj, ...
    • Contributor: Jha, Prakash - Rajabali, Anjum - Utv (Firm)
    • Date: 2010
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    Rang de basanti : a generation awakens /
    Generation awakens Catalog Record Only
    Rang de basanti is a story about the youth of India today. Arriving in India, a UK graduate enlists a gang of college students to participate in a documentary about India's freedom fighters. Initially, these students scoff at the ideals and people of the past, but Sue wishes to showcase to the world the efforts of these young revolutionaries and the enormity of their ...
    • Date: 2006
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    Bhāratīya Janatā Pārṭi kī janādeśa yātrā. Catalog Record Only On a 1993 procession taken out by the Bharatiya Janata Party to protest against the introduction of a bill in Indian Parliament banning the use of religion in politics.
    • Date: 1993
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    Bhārata kī bahū, mān. Śrīmatī Soniyā Gan̐dhī /
    Bhārata kī bahū, mānanīya Śrīmatī Soniyā Gan̐dhī | Soniyā Gan̐dhī Catalog Record Only
    On the political campaign of Indian National Congress (I) for Indian parliamentary elections of Lok Sabha in 2004.
    • Date: 2004
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    Uttara Pradeśa, utpiṛita pradeśa / Catalog Record Only Political campaigns of Bharatiya Janata Party in Uttar Pradesh, India.
    • Date: 2006
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    Gandhi, my father / Catalog Record Only The world knows about Mahatma Gandhi's role in the Indian freedom movement and as a social reformer. But there are large gaps in our knowledge of Gandhi as a person and a family man, particularly the tumultuous relationship with Harilal, his eldest son. Set against one of politically most turbulent times in India, the film tells an intensely personal story of a father struggling ...
    • Date: 2007
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    Flop show / Catalog Record Only Reproduction of a satirical comedy, television serial on the contemporary sociopolitical scene in India.
    • Date: 1991
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    BJP election campaign. Catalog Record Only Election campaign of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Indian political party, for the 1989 Lok Sabha elections.
    • Date: 1989
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    The legend of Bhagat Singh /
    Di lijaṇḍa ôpha Bhagata Siṃha Catalog Record Only
    Bhagat was born in British India in 1908. As a child he witnessed numerous atrocities committed on fellow Indians by their British rulers, who came to trade under the guise of the East India Company, but ended up controlling most of the nation, and permitting tyrants such as General Dyer to massacre thousands of innocent men, women and children in Jallianwala Baug. As a ...
    • Date: 2004
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    Massey sahib / Catalog Record Only In a small, tribal district town in Central India in 1929, Francis Massey is the 'English type babu' at the Deputy Commissioner's office. Massey believes that because he is christian and can speak English, he is a cut above other Indians and not very different from the white sahibs he serves. For a man of lowly birth, Massey has risen to a dizzying height. ...
    • Contributor: Krishen, Pradip - Bhatia, Vanraj - National Film Development Corporation of India
    • Date: 1986
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    The die is caste Catalog Record Only Appraisal of three decades of the Naxalite movement in the state of Bihar. Against the backdrop of parliamentary and legislative assembly elections in Bihar, between 1999-2001, the film portrays the change over 30 years in social and political status of the Dalits.
    • Contributor: Kamath, Ranjan - RKO Moving Media
    • Date: 2004
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    Legacy of Tana Bhaghat /
    Vṝ̥tta nāṭya, Ṭānā Pantha pravartaka Jatarā Tānā Bhagata aura unakī virāsata Catalog Record Only
    A biographical documentary on the life and work of Tana Bhagata, 1888-1918, from Chottanagpur in modern Jharkhand, India, who was a freedom fighter who rose against British tax laws, a social reformer who fought against superstition and preached non-violence long before Ghandi. He used the mantra "Tana Panthis" which hinged on the philosophy of "God, call us towards you."
    • Date: 200?