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1.

Paper roll film is invented by

Ans:-George Eastman (USA) In 1885


2.

Who invented 35mm film

Ans:-Edison (in 1889)


3.

Who invented project system

Ans:-Lumiere Brothers (France) in 1895


4.

Name the Lumiere Brothers

Ans:-Augustus Lumiere & Louis Lumiere


5.

The film that was presented before the public for the first time by the Lumiere Brothers

Ans:-Arrival of a Train


6.

Which is the Hollywood's first feature film

Ans:- Squaw Man


7.

The first talkie film in the world is

Ans:- The Jazz Singer (in 1927)


8.

The first film made in USA is

Ans:-The Great Train Robbery (in 1903)


9.

The first Neo-Realistic film

Ans:-Bicycle Thieves


10.

The American person who is known as the father of modern cinema

Ans:-David Griffith


11.

The Amblin is the production company of which famous director

Ans:-Steven Spielberg


12.

The organization that gives 'Oscar award'

Ans:- Accademy of motion pictures, arts and science of America


13.

The person who designed the model of Oscar award

Ans:- Zedric Gibbons


14.

The first actor to win the Oscar award

Ans:-Emil Jennings (The Way of all Flesh)


15.

The first actress to win the Oscar award

Ans:-Jannet Gainer (Seventh Heavan)


16.

The first film to win the Oscar award

Ans:-Wings


17.

The films that won the most number of Oscar award are

Ans:- 1. Benhar

Ans:- 2. Titanic

Ans:-3. The Lords of the Rings

Ans:- 4. The return of the King

(all of them got 11 awards)


18.

The person who got the most number of Oscar award is

Ans:-Walt Disney (29 times)


19.

The actress who got the most number of Oscar award is

Ans:-Catherene Hepburn (4 times)


20.

The British director who is known as the master of legendary films

Ans:-David Leen


21.

A passage to india is the film directed by

Ans:-David Leen


22.

Who is known as the master of suspense

Ans:- Alfred Hitchcock


23.

The famous movies of Charlie Chaplin are

Ans:-The Pilgrim, The Circus, The Kid, The Gold Rush, City Lights, Modern Times, The Great Dictator, Monsieure Verdousx and Lime Light


24.

The first film of Charlie Chaplin is

Ans:-Making a Living (1914)


25.

The film in which Charlie Chaplin played the role of Hitler

Ans:-The Great Dictator


26.

The center of U.S movie industry from 1911 is

Ans:-Hollywood


27.

The center of Indian film industry in Mumbai is

Ans:-Bollywood


28.

The center of south Indian films in Chennai is

Ans:-Kollywood


29.

The first 70mm film

Ans:-The Big Trial


30.

The first Indian talkie film is

Ans:- Alam Ara


31.

The first talkie film Alam Ara was produced by

Ans:-Ardeshir Irani


32.

Who is considered to be as the father of Indian Cinema

Ans:-Dada Saheb Phalke


33.

Which is India's first indigenous feature film

Ans:-Raja Harishchandra (1913)


34.

Who is the producer of India's first indigenous feature film Raja Harishchandra

Ans:- Dada Saheb Phalke


35.

The most prestigious award in the Indian film world is

Ans:-Dada Saheb Phalke award


36.

The first winner of the Dada Saheb Phalke award is

Ans:-Devika Rani Roerich (in 1969)


37.

Who is known as 'the lady of Indian film'

Ans:-Devika Rani Roerich


38.

The name of the national award given to the best actor in India is

Ans:- Bharath Award


39.

The name of the national award given to the best actress in India is

Ans:- Urvasi Award


40.

What is the name of the award given to the best film of the year by the Government of India

Ans:-Swarna Kamal (Golden Kamal)


41.

Which is the first Sanskrit film in India

Ans:-Adi Sankara


42.

Adi Sankara was directed by

Ans:-G.V. Iyer


43.

The first actress of Indian cinema to win a Padmashri Award is

Ans:-Nargheese Dutt (in 1958)


44.

Cheveliar Award is instituted by

Ans:-French Government


45.

The first Indian to win the Cheveliar Award is

Ans:-Shivaji Ganesan


46.

Who is the first filmstar to become the chief minister of an Indian state

Ans:-M.G. Ramachandran (MGR)


47.

The first International film festival of India was held in

Ans:-1952


48.

The 1997 the International film festival of India was held at

Ans:-Thiruvananthapuram


49.

The director of the film 'Elizabath'

Ans:-Shekhar Kapoor


50.

Which is the Indian film that won five British Academy awards

Ans:-'Elizabath'


51.

The director of 'Bandit Queen'

Ans:-Shekhar Kapoor