Special Media Books created by CINEVANI

CineVani Books

  • Cinema-Yadein aur anubhutiyan


    This book reveals vivid details about the personal life of many established film artists of that time. The politics, controversies and attitudes of various personalities is depicted in this book by the personal account of the author. The author was associated with Amrut Nahta to produce the film 'Kissa Kursi Ka' which was a tell-all film about the happenings in the political scenario, including topics like corruption, deceit,bribery and the likes. But due to the emergency levied by Indira Gandhi the reels of the film were burnt down and all records wiped clean of it. This book portrays his fight,anger and anguish against the tyrant society and his battles in the court for the truth which may not always prevail.
    A tale of passion, betrayal and power and also an important historical document this book is a wonderful piece of information to readers and researchers alike. 

  • Cinema-Ek sunahari yatra


    This book traces the origin and the evolution of the Indian film industry. It unfolds the personalities of people who assisted the growth of Bollywood, period by period, and people who took the industry to greater heights. It talks about the film production centers at Lahore, Madras, Calcutta, Pune and Kolhapur, encompassing Bollywood in its entirety. The book is full of trivia and never before heard personal accounts. How madras became the center of the Hindi film industry despite all the Hindi bashing in Madras, Why Gurudutt''s 'Kagaz Ke Phool' and the famous 'Sitaron Se Aage' had the same story line, How Mumtaz Mahal who was only 13 was paired opposite Prithvi Raj Kapoor who was 40 at that time! Why dubbed Hindi versions made huge money,How the legendary poet Guru Vallabh pant wrote songs for films and eminent Hindi writer Seth govindas produced 'Dhunadhar'. In a nutshell, the book is a pit of knowledge and manages to surprise all its readers at needed intervals.

  • Hindi cinema-Sunahera safar


    It is a well researched book covering all the movies made in bollywood in the past 75 years. Mr. Joshi has taken tremendous effort in bringing to light all movies, whether small or big, and enlighten all the aspects regarding its success or failure. Also, an expert opinion about every decade and its influences has been described. An informative collection of facts, this book guarantees a good read as well as enhancing one’s knowledge about the past, present and future of the industry. The book also provides details about directors, producers and its makers. A must read for all cinema lovers.