September 2010

Bollywood – Year by Year – 1936

By |September 11th, 2010|

Important Events

Ardeshir Irani of the Imperial Film Company sets up a cinecolor processing laboratory.

Bollywood – Year by Year – 1935

By |September 11th, 2010|

Important Events
P.C. Barua’s Devdas, starring K.L Saigal and Jamuna is a huge success and becomes a reference point in Hindi cinema.

Himanshu Rai, director of Light of Asia (1925), sets up Bombay Talkies.

The first All India Motion Picture Convention is held in Bombay.

The first trade […]

Bollywood – Year by Year – 1933

By |September 11th, 2010|

Important Events

Himanshu Rai’s Karma, starring Devika Rani premieres in London. The passionate kissing sequence sparks controversy.

Births

Vyjanthimala (actress) – 13th August 1933 (Note:- Some sources list her year of birth as 1936)

Asha Bhosle (playback singer) – September 9th, 1933.

Madhubala (actress) – 14th February, 1933.

Bollywood – Year by Year – 1932

By |September 11th, 2010|

Important Events

The Motion Picture Society of India is formed in Bombay

Births

Meena Kumari (actress) – 1st August, 1932.

Bollywood – Year by Year – 1931

By |September 11th, 2010|

Important Events

Ardeshir Irani of the Imperial Film Company releases India’s first full length talkie, Alam Ara.

Births

Shammi Kapoor (actor) – 21st October 1931