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Boasting the world's single largest national cinema (actually more of a network of regional ones), India is best known for films of myriad genres that nonetheless usually share lengthy runtimes and musical numbers, as well as the less locally popular strain of naturalistic dramas commenced by the late Satyajit Ray. In recent years, some independent-minded makers have begun more aggressively crossing lines between the two schools. Throughout, India has remained a location of endless fascination for visiting foreign artists.

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