Multilingualism in Contemporary Bollywood Cinema

Írta: film



9th March 2019

ELTE Faculty of Humanities Main Building (1088 Budapest, Múzeum krt. 6-8)

room -137


9 30 Welcome by Györgyi Vajdovich, ELTE Department of Film Studies, introduction of the Euro-Bollywood research group


9 45 Monia Acciari: Introduction of the AHRC founded research project entitled “Multilingual Euro-Bollywood: an ‘imaginative language’”


10 00-11 30 Panel 1

Chair: Györgyi Vajdovich

Bernhard Fuchs: The Germanification of Bollywood

Monia Acciari: Dubbing Bollywood in Italy: clusters of Bollywood’ cultural transfers

Dorottya Jancsó: Subtitling religious songs in Bollywood movies: The ways of translating lyrics

Q&A with panelists


11 30-11 45 Coffee break


11 45-13 15 Panel 2

Chair: Monia Acciari

Györgyi Vajdovich: Europe as the Babel of languages? Language as a marker of identity in contemporary Bollywood films

Péter Sági: Code switching, accents and dialects in Bollywood

Júlia Szivák: Party on my mind – Hip hop music in Bollywood cinema

Q&A with panelists


13 15-14 00 Lunch break


14 00-16 45 Film projection: Zoya Akhtar: Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011)


16 45-17 00 Coffee break


17 00-17 30 Discussion about the film Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara with all the participants


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