Cine frames: Artefacts from Indian Cinema

Updated: Apr 25, 2013 18:04 IST

Alam Ara is a 1931 film directed by Ardeshir Irani. It was the first Indian talkie. It was so popular that police aid had to be summoned to control the crowds. HT photo
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Alam Ara is a 1931 film directed by Ardeshir Irani. It was the first Indian talkie. It was so popular that police aid had to be summoned to control the crowds. HT photo

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