The Biggest Star of All: The Elephant in Hindi Cinema
Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts - Non-Human Animals in South Asian Myth, Ritual and Folklore - Fabrizio M. Ferrari
Rachel Dwyer [+]
University of London
This chapter looks at how the elephant’s cinematic image developed from their earlier representations to create a new way of looking at the elephant and considers why this is increasingly important at a time when the animal’s future is in the balance.