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Mississippi masala (1991)
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Call no.:
DVD 005 790
Title:
Mississippi masala
Originally produced:
1991
Format:
DVD
Summary:
In this exotic and erotic interracial love story, an African American businessman falls for a beautiful Indian immigrant, only to encounter shock and outrage from both families.
Credits:
SCS Films Inc. presents, in association with Odyssey/Cinecom International and Film Four International ; a Mirabai Films Production, in association with MovieWorks and Black River Productions ; a film by Mira Nair ; produced by Michael Nozik, Mira Nair ; directed by Mira Nair ; written by Sooni Taraporevala.
Edition:
Widescreen ed.
Publication:
[Burbank, CA] : Columbia TriStar Home Video, c2003.
Languages:
English dialogue, English and Spanish subtitles.
Closed-captioned.
Details:
1 DVD (ca. 118 min.) : sound, color
Studio(s):
SCS Films
Odyssey Productions
Cinecom International Films
Film Four International
Mirabai Films (Firm)
MovieWorks (Firm)
Black River Productions
Director(s):
Nair, Mira
Screenwriter(s):
Taraporevala, Sooni
Producer(s):
Nair, Mira
Nozik, Michael
Cast:
Denzel Washington, Sarita Choudhury, Roshan Seth, Sharmila Tagore, Charles S. Dutton, Joe Seneca, Ranjit Chowdhry.
Production:
Director of photography, Ed Lachman ; music, L. Soubramaniam ; co-producer, Mitch Epstein.
Notes:
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Special features: bonus trailers.
Subjects:
Interracial dating Mississippi Drama.
Man-woman relationships Drama.
East Indians Mississippi Drama.
African Americans in motion pictures.
Mississippi Race relations Drama.
Uganda Politics and government 1971-1979 Drama.
Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
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Location: Van Pelt Video Collection
Format: DVD
Region: NTSC (North America)
Genre: Feature films
Year: 1990s
Spoken language: English
Subtitles: English
Subtitles: Spanish
Accessibility: Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Title: Mississippi masala
Director: Nair, Mira
Actor: Choudhury, Sarita
Actor: Seth, Roshan
Actor: Tagore, Sharmila
Actor: Washington, Denzel
Musical score composer: Soubramaniam, L
Production studio: Black River Productions
Production studio: Cinecom International Films
Production studio: Film Four International
Production studio: Mirabai Films (Firm)
Screenplay: Original
Film technique: Live action