The Father of Indian cinema   and the first actor of Bollywood was  Dadasaheb Phalke

In Frame: Durgabai kamat and Dadasaheb Phalke

Durga Bai Kamat was the first female actor in Indian cinema. 

In Frame: Durgabai kamat and Dadasaheb Phalke

RAJA HARISHCHANDRA-First (Silent) Bollywood film premiered on 3 May, 1913

"ALAM-ARA"-first Bollywood film with Sound premiered on 14 March, 1931

KISAN KANYA -first Bollywood film with colors premiered on 8 January, 1937

SEETA (1934) - First  Indian Film to win an  International Award.

First Bollywood Item Song is often attributed to "Babuji Dheere Chalna" in the movie "Aar Paar," released in 1954 

First ever Bollywood film to earn over 100 crore INR -  GHAJINI (25 December,2008)

The Banyan Deer (1957) has often been cited as India's first animated film.



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