Bollywood for Westerners

Classic Hindi film: Rakhee Gulzar, Vinod Mehra, Lal Patthar (1971)

Jonathan Groubert visits Bombay, the movie capital of the world, where more than 1000 flicks are produced each year. The international appeal of these Hindi films is growing. What is their appeal, locally and abroad? And what should Westerners know to be able to enjoy these exotic movies?

Producer: Jonathan Groubert

Broadcast: March 14, 2001