Critical analysis on history of Kannada cinema

Mahesh Chandra Guru, B. P. and Sapna, M. (2015) Critical analysis on history of Kannada cinema. International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities, III (VII). pp. 599-611.

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Abstract

Kannada film industry is indeed an extension of Kannada theatre. The early film personalities had been actively involved in Kannada theatre world. The Kannada film industry had to struggle during 1929 � 1934. Early Kannada films had to struggle against western culture. The film theatres were not equipped well to exhibit silent and talkie films to the audience. The Kannada film industry had recovered from certain setbacks after 1941. About 24 films were made in Kannada after independence. In1950s, Kannada film industry had not gained any identity from the point of view of production of commercial and art films. During 1971 � 1980 several art films and new wave films were made in Kannada. About 138 Kannada films were produced during the decade of 1970s. The decade of 1980s witnessed the production of a large number of commercial Kannada films. There were remarkable economic changes and modifications during 1991 � 2000 in the entire world. Most of the Kannada films were commercial films based on the technique of re-make. In the new millennium, Kannada film industry has grown remarkably. About 80 to 100 films were made every year in Kannada. Kannada film industry has carved a niche for itself in the national and international film avenues. Kannada film industry has also incorporated advanced film production technologies and strategies in terms of recording, background music, film song, film editing, special effects, DTS, digital development, use of advanced cameras and so on. The latest Kannada films have also excelled in technological applications.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Critical Analysis and Film Industry and Art Films
Subjects: A Arts and Humanities > Journalism and Mass Media Communication
Divisions: Department of > Journalism and Mass Communication
Depositing User: Shrirekha N
Date Deposited: 26 Jun 2019 07:06
Last Modified: 26 Jun 2019 07:06
URI: http://eprints.uni-mysore.ac.in/id/eprint/3875

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