Indian film quiz/Indian movie quiz/ Indian Cinema Quiz
1. The first talkie film of
Ans: “Alam Ara”
2. The first Panavision film of
Ans: “Shalimar” (1978)
3. First Malayalam Film which bagged the President’s gold Medal?
Ans: “Chemmeen” (1965)
4. First Indian talkie film “Alam Ara” is directed by?
5. The First 70 MM film of
Ans: “Around the World” (1967)
6. Which was the first Cinemascope Film?
Ans: “Kagaz Ke Phool” (1959)
7. First south Indian film released in
Muthu (Tamil Film starring Rajnikanth )
8. The first 3D Film of India?
Ans: “My Dear Kuttichathan” (Malayalam, 1984, directed by Navodaya Appachan)
9. Sivaji Rao Gaikwad is the real name of a South Indian Super Star? Who is he?
10. Who is called the “Father of Indian Cinema”
11. First Indian who won Oscar Award?
Ans: Bhanu Athaiya for the costume design of the film “Gandhi”?
12. The first “Dada Saheb Phalke award” is won by?
Ans: Devika Rani
13. The last film of “Sathyajit Rai ?
14. First Silent Feature Film of
Ans:Pundalik (Hindi-1912) by N.G. Chitre and R.G. Torney.
15. First Sanskrit Film of
Ans: Adi Sankara (1983, directed by G.V.Ayyar)
16. First fully indigenously made silent feature film of
Ans: Raja Harishchandra
17. First Cinemascope Film of
Ans: Kagaz Ke Phool (1959- Guru Datt)
18. Who is known as “First Lady of Indian Cinema”?
Ans: Nargiz Datt
19. National Award is constituted in the year?
20. The biggest film studio of
Ans: Ramoji Film Studio (
21. First complete Technicolor film?
22. The first Hit film of
Ans: Lanka Dahan(1917)
23. National Institute of Designs is situated at?
24. First song-less film of
Ans: Naujawan (1937) directed by JBH Wadia
25. The first English film of
Ans: Court Dancer
26. First Cinema Theatre of
27. The first indigenously made 70mm Film of India ?
Ans: Sholai (G.P.Sippy, 1975)
28. First film festival of
India was held at?
29. Music Director of the film “Gandhi”
30. First Film Centre of
Ans: Nandan, in
31. First indigenously made Colour Film of India?
Ans:Kisan Kanya (1937)
32. First Color film of
33. The first news paper of
India which give a film
Ans: Times of
34. Who is the director of first film of
Ans: Dada Saheb Phalke
35. First Telefilmof
Ans: Sadgati which is directed by Satyajit Rai(telecasted on Doordarshan in April 1981)
36. Raja Harischandra was released in the year?
37. In which state of
India has most number of cinema
Ans: Andra Pradesh
38. The music director who won Oscar for
Ans:A.R.Rahman, he won two awards. i.e. best music and best song for his work for the film “Slum Dog Millionaire”
39. The Indian sound engineer who got Oscar for the film “Slumdog Millionaire”
40. The first actress who was nominated as a member of Rajya Sabha?
41. First film exhibition of
India is held at?
42. First Film with an all-female cast:
Ans: Bindhast, Marathi Film directed by Chandrakant Kulkarni.
43. Name the Indian film which has 71 songs ?
Ans: Indra Sabha
44. First Bharath Award is won by ?
Ans: Uttam Kumar
45. First actor to become a Chief Minister of a state ?
Ans: M.G.Ramachandran (M.G.R)
46. First actress to become a Chief Minister of a state ?
Ans: Janaki Ramachandran
47. The only Malayalee who won the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke Award ?
Ans: Adoor Gopala Krishnan
48. Music Director of “Pather Panchali” directed by Sathyajit Rai ?
49. Film & Television Institute of
situated at ?
first 6 Track stereophonic film ?