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1.

Hotel Mumbai

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A true story of humanity and heroism, this film vividly recounts the 2008 siege of the famed Taj Hotel by a group of terrorists in Mumbai, India. Among the dedicated hotel staff is the renowned chef Hemant Oberoi and a waiter who choose to risk their lives to protect their guests. As the world watches on, a desperate couple is forced to make unthinkable sacrifices to protect their newborn child.
DVDBlu-Ray
2019
Law (Item being cataloged)
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Basmati Blues

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In this musical comedy, Linda Watt, a sheltered but brilliant young scientist is plucked out of her company's lab and sent to India by her CEO to sell "Rice 9," a genetically modified rice she's created, unaware that the rice will destroy the Indian farmers she thinks she's helping.
DVD
2018; 2017
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Tiger Hunter

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Sami Malik travels to 1970s Chicago, hoping to impress his true love back home in India and build a legacy like his legendary tiger hunter father, but when his plans fall through, Sami turns to his new friends in Chicago to help him fulfill his dreams of true love.
DVDBlu-Ray
2018; 2016
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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A Suitable Girl

A SUITABLE GIRL follows three young Indian women struggling to maintain their identities and follow their dreams amid intense pressure to get married. Documenting the arranged marriage and matchmaking process in verite for over four years, the film examines the women's complex relationship with marriage, family, and society.
Online
2018; 2017
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Morocco: Talam

Morocco is a mirror of many different cultures: Berber, African, Arab, and Andalusian. Its culture is echoed in its geography, as kaleidoscopic as the history of its people. In the Atlas Mountains, a vibrant musical folklore has been preserved by the Berbers. In the Middle Atlas, the collective popular dance is the "ahidus," of which the greatest interpreter and poet is an old man known as the “Maestro” whose complex and delicate gestures anticipate the beat of the drums. Today, the relationship between tradition and modernity is the focus of musical debate in Morocco, and it is especially so in the great metropolis of Casablanca.
Online
2018; 2006
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Pyaasa

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This story is about a very hearty poet named Vijay, played by Guru Dutt, who is talented at writing awe-inspiring poems with deep meanings. Out of tough luck, he is not able to pursue the publishers to publish his work. Because his family has a very low income, his passion for poetry becomes a luxury and an obvious reason for his brothers to oppose his work. His brothers want him to find employment so that he can support the family financially but Vijay's heart doesn't want to recognise this mundane issue. This is the reason why he resorts to alcohol as an escape from the mean world and ends up in a brothel. Here, he finds a professional prostitute named Gulabo, played by Waheeda Rehman. Gulabo is very different from other prostitutes and has a heart of gold. She listens to Vijay's p [...]
DVDBlu-Ray
2017; 1957
Clemons (Stacks)
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Lion

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Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home.
DVD
2017; 2016
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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India: Gypsy Journey

Music Voyager follows the dust trail in India back to its musical roots in Rajasthan, the ancient desert state of royalty, and the perceived origin of the gypsies. In Jaipur, experience city musicians and dancers outside the Amer Fort. Then in Jodhpur, enjoy desert singers and performers at the Mherangar Fort, where the Jodhpur Rajasthan International Folk Festival is held. Music Voyager meets Maharaja Gaj Singh Ji, the current Maharaja of Jodhpur, a music enthusiast and patron of the festival.
Online
2017; 2010
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India: Bollywood Adventures

Music Voyager arrives in Mumbai, the first stop on the quest to find some of the hottest sounds in India. Meet two artists that encapsulate traditional music, yet push the boundaries to create future hits. The first is Sona Mohapatra whose gorgeous voice is a sure bet, though not the resonance so typically required to be a Bollywood female singing superstar. The second, Kailash Kher, is one of the most prolific performers, producers, and musical stars in India. Kailash takes traditional, almost forgotten languages, and blends them with the genius of his producers and band to create the funkiest tracks hitting the sonic airwaves in India.
Online
2017; 2010
10.

Japan: Tokyo—Electric City

In this program, get a taste of the cultural umami that is Tokyo. From the outlandish fashion of J-Pop, the surprising pastime of Japanese jazz giant, Tokyo's rock guitar superstarm and a humorous hip-hop freestyler. Meet the colorful characters that make Tokyo one of the world's greatest cities.
Online
2017; 2014
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Introducing the Music of India

Over thousands of years, music has woven through India's rich culture. Though Indian music has changed and diversified, tradition remains strong. This program introduces the origins and cultural relevance of music in India. Indian Classical, Folk and Bollywood melodies and rhythms are discussed. Demonstrations of how to play widely used instruments - the bansuri, tanpura, sitar, tabla, and kinjira - will be of particular interest to music students.
Online
2017; 2015
12.

India: Delhi Underground

Travel to Delhi with Music Voyager for a benefit concert, and meet up with Rabbi Shergill, a Sikh performer with a Sufi slant and very famous for his song “Bulla”. At the concert, the crew meets a major fusion band called Indian Ocean and are invited to their 200 year old practice hall. The band's manager Druv is a Bollywood actor and one wicked Delhi-ite.
Online
2017; 2010
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Japan: Tohoku—Japan Rising

Journey to the region of Tohoku, an area rich in tradition that was devastated by the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Yoshihide Otomo and Riuchi Sakamoto, two of Japan's most respected and cutting-edge composers, invite Music Voyager to experience firsthand a concert for healing and hope that they are leading with an ensemble of local high school students. Also, explore the coastline near Sendai, visiting with fishermen, students, musicians, and even local surfers, whose words of resilience and optimism offer inspiration and confirm the indomitable spirit of the Japanese people.
Online
2017; 2014
14.

Call of the Flute

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The daces of Manipur famed for their charm & elegance as depicted in this film. It also gives an idea of the colourful land & its people. The dances have been filmed in their authentic settings in Manipur.--
DVD
2017; 1963
Clemons (Stacks)
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Trial of Sri Aurobindo

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"Sri Aurobindo, a freedom fighter turned spiritual leader." -- Container.
DVD
2017; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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Kathakali: The Dance Drama of Kerala

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The art of story telling through classical dance stands perfected in the style and splendour in Kerala.
DVD
2017; 1959
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

Contemporary Indian Sculpture

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"This film attempts a quick survey of the main trends in modern Indian sculpture while highlighting the techniques and works of several significant artists." -- Container.
DVD
2017; 1987
Clemons (Stacks)
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Hamārā Rāshṭragāna =: Hamara Rashtragaon

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"The film aims at helping children to learn the correct way to sing our national anthem." -- Container.
DVD
2017; 1964
Clemons (Stacks)
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Uma

Uma

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"Film on Uma Sharma, the animent Kathak dancer who has opened wide door of traditional Kathak to the world audience." -- Container.
DVD
2017; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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A Man of Silence Sardar Vallabhai Patel =: Mitabhāshī Lauhapurusha Saradāra Vallabhabhāyī Paṭela

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This is a filmic biography of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel called the "Iron man of India". The film desendes some of the highlights of Sardar Patel's early life and his part in Bardoli & Nagpur satyagrahas during the freedom struggle. It also bring to the screen other aspects of Sardar Patel's role during the independence movement.
DVD
2017; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)