Film Studies Workshop: The Worlds of Indian Cinema

Film Study scholars discuss Prakash Jha’s works and Indian cinema
Apr 21, 2023, 10:00 am3:00 pm


Event Description

Roundtable 1 (10:00 am - 12:00 pm): The Social Issue Film

A discussion of the social in Indian cinemas in the past and the present; and how questions of caste, class, gender, and inequality appear in films.

Roundtable 2 (1:30 pm -3:00 pm): What is Political Cinema Today?

A discussion of the political in documentaries, feature films, art, and popular films.

  • M.S. Chadha Center for Global India
  • Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies
  • Princeton University Humanities Council
  • University Center for Human Values
Emily Eckart