Known for flashy dance numbers and dramatic storylines, Bollywood films are also full of romance and song. This series will screen three films that have defined the Bollywood genre.
"Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge" (1995, 190 minutes) is among the 25 must-see Bollywood films, according to the "India Times." In it, Rahul and Simran fall in love while traveling in Europe, but Simran's father is determined she should marry a family friend, back in their homeland of Punjab.
Presented in partnership with the McConnell Arts Center, the movie will be introduced by Chris Stults, assistant film/video curator at the Wexner Center for the Arts.
Bollywood Ballyhoo is made possible, in part, by the Ohio Humanities Council, a state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.
WhenFebruary 21, 2010
2:00pm - 5:00pm