100 Years Of Cinema

  • 100 years of cinema: The magic of Shankar-Jaikishan May 10, 2013

    We're on a 100-year journey, in search of untold tales that got made behind mics, mixers and harmoniums, to string together the sound of our cinema. ...
  • 'Raja Harishchandra' to be screened again in Patna on May 3 May 2, 2013

    New Delhi: India's first feature film 'Raja Harishchandra' will repeat history as it is set to be screened in Patna tomorrow, exactly a hundred years later since its release in 1913. "India's first film 'Raja Harischandra', a silent movie, will be screened in Patna as part of an event commemorating the...
  • 100 years of cinema: Bollywood's first swimsuit act April 25, 2013

    Take a look as Karan Johar tells us how fashion evolved over the years in Hindi films and the earliest diva's and trendsetters of the Hindi film Industry. ...
  • 100 years of cinema: The story behind 'Parinda' April 18, 2013

    Watch scenes from the landmark movie 'Parinda' where Anil Kapoor mentored Jackie Shroff and in the end Jackie walked away with the best actor award. ...
  • 100 years of cinema: Dilip Kumar, Big B, SRK strike a pose April 12, 2013

    An emotional Dilip Kumar was ably supported by the dapper Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan, and it was smiles and thumbs up all around. ...
  • 100 years of Indian cinema: The first talkies and era of taking risks March 13, 2013

    When the first talkie - Ardeshir Irani's 'Alam Ara' came out in 1931, India was already familiar with the concept of feature films. In fact a flourishing film industry already existed post the success of 'Raja Harishchandra'. Filmmakers were making silent films in many states, each experimenting with filmmaking, and...
  • Melbourne film fest to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema March 10, 2013

    Mumbai: The upcoming Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) will celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema and showcase some of the most celebrated movies of the last century. The festival, to be held from May 3 to 15, will celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema and showcase film like 'Raja...
  • 100 Years of Cinema: History of kissing on screen February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: For almost four decades, Bollywood's only association with intimacy was two nodding dandelions and the camera panning to logs burning in the fireplace. Desire was portrayed through symbolism on the celluloid as filmmakers learned to fear the censor board. But this wasn't always the case in cinema's 100...