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Combined Tamil and Telugu film industries revenues represent 36%.
Raghupathi Venkaiah Naidu was an Indian artist and a film pioneer.
With Stevenson's encouragement and camera Hiralal Sen, an Indian photographer, made a film of scenes from that show, namely The Flower of Persia (1898).
Some have argued that Pundalik was not the first Indian film, because it was a photographic recording of a play, and because the cameraman was a British man named Johnson and the film was processed in London.
The female characters in the film were played by male actors.
Only one print of the film was made, for showing at the Coronation Cinematograph on . The first silent film in Tamil, Keechaka Vadham was made by R. The first chain of Indian cinemas, Madan Theatre was owned by Parsi entrepreneur Jamshedji Framji Madan, who oversaw production of 10 films annually and distributed them throughout India beginning in 1902.