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Shiraz : a romance of India / Pro Patria Films Limited present ; scenario, W.A. Burton ; direction, Franz Osten ; producer, Himansu Rai.

Publication:
[United Kingdom] : British Film Institute, [2018]
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (106 minutes) : silent, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (27 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.)
4 3/4 in.
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Edition:
Dual format edition.
Series:
BFIB ; 1293.
BFIB ; 1293
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Other Title:
Temples of India (1938).
Musical instruments of India (1944).
Subjects:
Shahjahan, Emperor of India, approximately 1592-1666 -- Drama.
Mumtaz Mahal, Empress, consort of Shahjahan, Emperor of India, -1631 -- Drama.
Mumtaz Mahal, Empress, consort of Shahjahan, Emperor of India, -1631.
Shahjahan, Emperor of India, approximately 1592-1666.
Motion pictures, Indic.
Feature films.
Germany.
Great Britain.
India.
Taj Mahal (Agra, India) -- Drama.
Taj Mahal (Agra, India).
Form/Genre:
Motion pictures, Great Britain.
Motion pictures, German.
Romance -- Feature.
Historical -- Feature.
Adaptation -- Feature.
Silent films.
Historical films.
Romance films.
Silent films.
Language:
Silent film with English intertitles and added musical accompaniment.
System Details:
DVD, PAL, Region 3; full screen (1.33:1 aspect ratio) presentation; PCM 2.0 stereo audio; DTS surround audio.
digital optical stereo PCM
digital optical surround DTS
full screen (1.33:1) 24 fps
PAL
video file DVD video region 3
Summary:
"[The film] imagines the sweeping love story of the 17th-century princess Mumtaz Mahal and the subsequent construction of the Taj Mahal in her honor."--Container.
Participant:
Himansu Rai, Enakshi Rama Rau, Charu Roy, Seeta Devi.
Credits:
Photography, Henry Harris, Emil Schùˆnemann; music, Anoushka Shankar.
Notes:
Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 1928.
Based on Shiraz / [by] Niranjan Pal.
Special features: short films Temples of India (10 min.) and Musical instruments of India (12 min.).
Contributor:
Burton, W. A., screenwriter.
Shankar, Anoushka, composer.
Rai, Himansu, film producer, actor.
Rama Rao, Enakshi, actor.
Roy, Charu, actor.
British Film Institute, film distributor.
British Instructional Films, production company.
Himansu Rai Film, production company.
Universum Film (UFA), production company.
StudioCanal Limited, production company.
Contains:
Temples of India (Motion picture : 1938)
Musical instruments of India (Motion picture)
OCLC:
1107799017
Publisher Number:
5035673012932
BFIB1293 BFI