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All That He Wanted Was to Make That Film

Kundan Shah’s Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro went so far beyond ha-ha funny that it became, rather like the pivotal moment in its plot, some kind of instant snapshot of Bombay and the India, of that time. It captured something so gruesome that laughter became almost a last-resort action.

Yours Censoriously

Censorium: Cinema and the Open Edge of Mass Publicity, William Mazzarella (Orient Blackswan), 2013; pp 296, Rs 795.
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