Author:Suresh Chabria (ed.)


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Light of Asia: Indian Silent Cinema, 1912-1934 (Revised and Expanded edition)

By: Suresh Chabria (ed.)

Price: $16.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2013

Edition: Revised and Expanded

Seller ID: 037732

ISBN: 9789383098026

Condition: New

Light of Asia: Indian Silent Cinema, 1912- 1934 in its new avatar celebrates the centenary of Indian cinema and the release of Dadasaheb Phalkes Raja Harishchandra in1913. It provides a close-up view of the nascent days of Indian filmmaking and the first steps that led to the crest where the Indian movie industry rests today. Extensively researched and updated data, archival records, new essays by celebrated film historians and commentators, crisp reproductions of silent film stills, photos of emerging movie moghuls, journal covers, colour posters of films and quaint publicity material of the ... View more info