Radha and Krishna (TEFC)

India, 1959

Film
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Among India’s legends one of the most poetic is the story of Radha and Krishna. Artists through the centuries have used this legend and the film brings to life the allegory in a series of miniature paintings.

Credits

director

Jehangir Bhownagary

production company

Documentary Films of India

Language

English

Duration

00:21:57:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27718

Subject categories

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Folklore - India

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → India - Religion

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → India - Social life and customs

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Legends

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - India

Crafts & Visual Arts → Symbolism in art

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - India

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → India - Religion

History → India - History

History → Legends

Literature → Allegory

Literature → Folklore - India

Literature → Legends

Short films

Short films → Short films - India

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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