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Rough Guide to the World

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Bombay
Magenta De Vine and Sankha Guha in the city they call the New York of India, where there are extremes of wealth and poverty, where they make more movies than Hollywood and where millions sleep on the streets. Magenta meets India's pop star who turned himself temporarily into Madonna, while Sankha checks out the truth about Beggar Kings and cricket. Plus fashion, finance, jewellery, sex, marriage and nightlife.
Assistant producer DAVID OKUEFUNA Director SIMON MEYERS
Series producer RACHEL PURNELL

Contributors

Unknown: Sankha Guha
Producer: David Okuefuna
Director: Simon Meyers
Producer: Rachel Purnell

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Rough Guide to the World

BBC Two England, 5 July 1989 19.40






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