Dilwale Dulhania le Jayenge: (The "Brave-Hearted Will Take the Bride") Paperback
Part of the BFI Film Classics series
Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge opened to huge popular acclaim in India in 1995.
This work points out that it is a paradoxical film which affirms old-fashioned values of pre-marital chastity and family authority, affirming the idea that Westernization need not affect an essential Indian identity.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 96 pages, illustrations
- Publisher: British Film Institute
- Publication Date: 09/01/2003
- Category: Films, cinema
- ISBN: 9780851709574