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Dadasaheb Phalke

Google marks Dadasaheb Phalke's birthday with Doodle

Phalke gave Indian Cinema its first silent film, 'Raja Harishchandra' in 1913 with special effects, making it a huge hit.

01 May 2018 9:24 AM

When Bollywood beckons

What is it that has made the Hindi film industry alluring to its fans over the ages? A mammoth new chronicle takes you down the memory lane.

06 Dec 2017 12:15 AM

Are films only for entertainment?

Around 1.3 billion cinema tickets are sold every year; more than the sale of tickets for Hollywood flicks!

16 Oct 2017 6:48 AM

Asha Bhosle’s wax statue to feature at city’s Madame Tussauds

The wax figure, which will be built with the help of over 150 specific measurements and images, is the first for the Dadasaheb Phalke awardee.

14 Jun 2017 2:29 AM

Preservation, the silent art

Filmmaker & founder of Film Heritage Foundation Shivendra Singh Dungarpur talks about the new book on the legendary film archivist PK Nair.

18 Apr 2017 12:08 AM