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Salaam Bombay! [videorecording] / a Mirabai Films Production ; story, Mira Nair and Sooni Taraporevala ; screenplay, Sooni Taraporevala ; presenter, Film Four International, NHDC-Doordarshan Cadrage, S.A. La S.E.P.T. ; producer and director, Mira Nair.

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Library Reserve Desk DVD 4576 37684001063926 Reserve Closet Not holdable Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0792854950
  • ISBN: 9780792854951
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: World films special ed.
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : MGM Home Entertainment, 2003.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc surface.
Videodisc release of the 1988 motion picture.
Faculty reserve.
Material for LVIS-223 (Menon).
Special features: five original documentaries shot in India: "One chance in a million" ; "A color in the hand of the painter" ; "I got love" ; "It gave me a career" ; "So kids like us can learn forever" ; original featurette "No guts, no glory" ; director's commentary; cinematographer's commentary; photo gallery ; theatrical trailer.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Editor, Barry Alexander Brown; music, L. Subramaniam.
Participant or Performer Note:
Shafiq Syed, Hansa Vithal, Chandra Sharma, Aneeta Kanwar, Raghubir Yadav, Nana Patekar.
Summary, etc.:
Krisha, a ten year old boy, has been abandoned in Bombay by his mother. He tries to earn money to go home while he lives in the streets.
System Details Note:
DVD; Region 1; NTSC; Widescreen (1.85:1 ratio) enhanced for 16x9 tv's; Digitally enhanced 5.1 surround and mono.
Language Note:
Soundtrack in Hindi; English, French and Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Foreign films
Homeless youth > India > Bombay > Fiction.
Bombay (India) > Social conditions > Fiction.

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