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First Farsi sound film Lor Girl was shot on sets of Alam Ara
Film restorer Shivendra Singh Dungarpur shared interesting trivia concerning both films at the recently concluded Mumbai International Film Festival.
Prithviraj Kapoor, the shahenshah of Bombay cinema
On the 50th death anniversary of the founder of Hindi cinema's most famous family, a look at the cinematic dominion of the actor par excellence.
And then there was Sound: 90 years of the first Indian talkie, Alam Ara (1931)
Celebrating this milestone in Indian cinema, we take a look at the developments leading to the making of the first talkie and the changes it spurred.