The Dancing feet

India, 1962

Film
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The role of the dance in Indian life. People of rural India singing and dancing together. Dances of different regions brought together in this film include Gujerat, Kulu, Kerala, eastern India, Deccan Kashmir and Rajasthan and the Punjab.

Credits

director

A. Bhaskar Rao

producer

V. Shantaram

production company

Films Division, Government of India

Language

English

Duration

00:26:13:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

32984

Subject categories

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

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

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Kerala (India)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Kulu Valley (India)

Anthropology, Ethnology, Exploration & Travel → Rajasthan (India)

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Cultural relativism

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Culture - Social aspects

Music & Performing Arts → Dance - India

Music & Performing Arts → Dancing - India

Music & Performing Arts → Music - India

Places → Kerala (India)

Places → Kulu Valley (India)

Places → Rajasthan (India)

Short films

Short films → Short films - India

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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