With the help of innovative technology the world cinema gets major boost in the late of the 19th century. First ever film of the USA is Monkeyshines which was shot in the year of 1889 in USA. It’s also the First movie of the world cinema.
It’s a testing film made to test the original cylinder Kinetograph format. This first ever movie of the world cinema, Monkeyshines 1 was shot by William K.L. Dickson and William Heise for the Edison labs. Soon after Monkeyshines 2 and Monkeyshines 3 was followed to test further conditions.
These films were intended to be internal tests of the new camera system, and were not created for commercial use; their rise to prominence resulted much later due to work by film historians. All three films show a blurry figure in white standing in one place making large gestures and are only a few seconds long.
Since the development of The Filmfare Awards in the 1954, it is presented yearly by The Times Group to honour excellence of professionals in the Bollywood Cinema of India. The Filmfare Awards is one of the oldest cinema awards of the Bollywood which is also known as the Oscar award of the Bollywood Cinema.
The Filmfare award ceremony is one of the oldest and most popular film events in Bollywood. These awards were started same year as the National Film Awards. They were initially referred to as the Clare Awards after the editor of The Times of India, Clare A Mandy. In the Filmfare Awards a dual voting system is applied in which both the public and a committee of experts voted for the awards.
Fact File of Filmfare Awards
* The inaugural Filmfare awards function was held on 21 March 1954 at the Metro Theatre of Mumbai.
* In the 1954 only five awards categories were presented.
* First Best movie was given to Do Bigha Zameen movie.
* First Best Director award was given to Bimal Roy for his direction of Do Bigha Zameen movie.
* First Best Actor was awarded to Dilip Kumar for his performance in Daag movie.
* First Best Actress award was awarded to Meena Kumari for her performance in Baiju Bawra movie.
* First Best Music Director award was taken by Naushad for his music in Baiju Bawra movie.
* In the year of 2018 there were total 37 awards categories presented.
* The superstar of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan received the most nominations in Filmfare awards.
In modern world movies becomes one of the most popular entertainment medium. It’s an another form of art. It is the most devastating medium to express any story in the form of visual arts in all over the universe.
Movie is also known as Cinema, Film, or a motion picture. In simple term Cinema is a tale expressed with moving images. It is produced by recording photographic images with cameras, or by creating images using animation techniques or visual effects.
In the current society Films are considered to be an important art form, a source of popular entertainment and a powerful method for cultivating peoples. The visual elements of Cinema gives it a universal power of communication.
As like American Movie World is known as Hollywood, Indian Movie World is also popular as Bollywood. Bollywood term is mainly associated with the India Mumbai based cinema.
Bollywood is situated in the economic capital of India known as Mumbai. Bollywood is the largest film producer in India and one of the largest centres of film production in the world.
Bollywood films are widely watched in all over the world. As cinema as a medium gained popularity in the country more than 200 of Bollywood films were produced annually.