The rise of the World Cinema

Uses of Technology in World cinema
The first movie of Cinema – Monkeyshines







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.

Emmy Award – The most prestigious TV Awards Show

The Emmy Award is one of the most prestigious awards of the TV industries. The Emmy Award is an annual TV awards given TV artists for achieving excellence in TV industry. The Emmy Award well known as Oscar Award of the Cinema and Grammy Award of the Music. This yearly TV award show was established in the year of 1949 in USA.

Facts file and Stats of The Emmy Award
Emmy Award Fact file






Facts file and Stats of The Emmy Award

* Emmy Award was establishment in the year of 1949.
* This is a well known TV awards show.
* The first Emmy Awards were given on 25th Jan, 1949 at the Hollywood Athletic Club.
* Shirley Dinsdale was the first person to receive the debut Emmy award for the category of Most Outstanding Television Personality.
* Emmy Award was started in the United States of America.
* Emmy Award is considering equivalent to Oscar Award of the Cinema and Grammy Award of the Music.
* Emmy Award is given by three separate organizations ATAS, NATAS and IATAS.
* The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (ATAS) honors national prime time entertainment excluding sports;
* In Emmy Award no cash prize is given.
* In this award show only a gold statuette is given to winners.
* Emmy Award given in May or Jun month of every year.

FilmFare Awards – The most popular Bollywood Awards

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
FilmFare 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.