A history of Indian cinema from the first Indian film, Dadasahem Phalke's 'Raja Harishchandra' in 1913, to its position as the largest film producing country in the world by the 1980s. Pays homage to film pioneers and veterans and presents an historical survey of films produced in 25 languages/dialects.

Item number 41290
Category Book
Type Criticism/History
Dimensions height 231mm; width 149mm; thickness 42mm
Language English
Country of origin India
Related people T.M. Ramachandran (editor)
S. Rukmini (associate editor)

Part of the Bill Douglas and Peter Jewell Collection