Three sisters from Travancore made remarkable contribution to Tamil and Indian Cinema and are known as Travancore Sisters. Lalitha (1930-1983),Padmini (1932-2006) and Ragini (1939-1974).They were disciples of noted dancers Guru Gopinath and Uday Shankar. They co starred with Sivaji Ganesan ,M G Ramachandran,N T Rama Rao,Raj Kapoor,Prem Nazir and Rajkumar. Padmini acted with Sivaji Ganesan in 60 Films.
A Special cover was released on Travancore sisters on 01 Oct 2008 -on 80th birthday of Sivaji Ganesan.
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.
A Set of Special Covers was released during MAHAFILMPEX 2008.
17 Mar 2008 – Cover on Landmark films -Scenes from Landmark films Raja Harishchandra,Alam Ara,Pather Panchali and poster of film Jhansi Ki Rani.The stamp used on Cover is on Bimal Roy. Cancellation Film Camera
17 Mar 2008 – Cover on Landmark films -Scenes from Landmark films Raja Harishchandra,Alam Ara,Pather Panchali and poster of film Jhansi Ki Rani.The stamp used on Cover is on Ritwik Ghatak . Cancellation Film Camera.
18 Mar 2008 – Cover on Films produced by Bombay Talkies -Scenes from films Achhut Kanya and Kangan are depicted.Cancellation -Clapping Board.
19 Mar 2008 -Magic of Films.Stamp of Madhubala which was released during Mahafilmex 2008 on 18 Mar 2008.