Special Cover on Raja Sandow -Pioneers of Tamil Film Industry – 2000

Special Cover on Raja Sandow -Pioneers of Tamil Film Industry – 2000

A Special was issued on 10 Jul 2000 on  Raja Sandow and other film personalities.

Warwick’s Electric Theatre – It was the first Permanent structure built for exhibiting films.

Raja Sandow ( 1894- 1943 ) -He was one of the earliest actor/directors of silent films and later talkies both Hindi and Tamil.

Nataraja Mudaliar (1896-1972)- He can be called the founder of Tamil Cinema He produced the first Tamil Silent Film ‘ Keechakavadham’ in 1916.

Raghupaty Prakash (1901-1956)- He brought European trends in Indian Films .His father was first exhibitor in the south. A stamp has also been issued in his honour.

A Narayanan (1900-1939)- He brought the first ‘Talkie Studio’  (Sound City /Srinivasa Cinetone) to Madras and made the first Talkie in Madras -Sreenivasa Kalyanam

SPECIAL COVERS CINEMA RAJA SANDOW
SPECIAL COVERS TAMIL CINEMA- RAJA SANDOW AND FILM PERSONALITIES -2000

Special Cover on K Subramanyam -Pioneers of Tamil Film Industry – 2000

Special Cover on K Subramanyam -Pioneers of Tamil Film Industry – 2000

Shri K Subramanyam (1904-1971) was one of the earliest film makers who laid emphasis on social reform and Freedom movement.He introduced artists like M S Subbalakshmi , S D Subbulakshmi ,Baby Saroja ,T R Rajakumari (all shown on Cover). He was one of the founders of South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce.

A Special was issued on 10 Jul 2000 on K Subramanyam.

SPECIAL COVERS CINEMA SUBRAMANYAM
SPECIAL COVERS CINEMA- K SUBRAMANYAM -2000