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Dhundiraj Govind Phalke

Director

[Kiran Phalke on his grandfather]: “He brought the first movie camera from Germany, but nobody knows what happened to it afterwards. Maybe it is lying with some antique collector. There were absolutely no film-making facilities – production or distribution – available as people believed films had no future. But, whatever he did from scratch set a precedent for the future generations of… Read more
[Kiran Phalke on his grandfather]: “He brought the first movie camera from Germany, but nobody knows what happened to it afterwards. Maybe it is lying with some antique collector. There were absolutely no film-making facilities – production or distribution – available as people believed films had no future. But, whatever he did from scratch set a precedent for the future generations of film-makers” Read less
Dhundiraj Govind Phalke