FilmInd - Indian film industry as a driver of new socio-economic connections between India and Europe (EQUIP) - "Bollywood"

Finlands Akademi

Period: 1.3.2019 - 30.12.2022

Content: This project attempts to understand the mobilization of European locations in Indian cinema, linking these practices to the contexts oftourism, diplomacy, cultural connections and new economic opportunities for investment and employment.In order to promote and support local and regional development in Europe and India through the Indian film industry, the research thatis conducted in the project will be translated into a workshop instrument open for use by interested stakeholders in Europe or India,including local authorities, policy makers, businesses (both from the creative industries and from other), non-governmentalorganisations, academics and citizens.

Focus area: Konst kultur och entreprenörskap

Campus: Jakobstad

Financers: Finlands Akademi

Project manager: Therese Sunngren-Granlund