Quiz On Dadasaheb Phalke

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Quiz On Dadasaheb Phalke

On 3rd May 1913, India's first full-length feature film ‘Raja Harishchandra’ was released by Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, popularly known as Dadasaheb Phalke. As Indian cinema completes 100 years, we give you a quiz on the man who was known as the father of Indian cinema and his film.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • Dadasaheb worked at the Archaeological Survey of India at which post?
    • A. 

      Director

    • B. 

      Draftsmen

    • C. 

      Editor

  • 2. 
    Phalke Film Co was established in the year ______. 
    • A. 

      1917

    • B. 

      1915

    • C. 

      1913

  • 3. 
    Which was the last silent film made by Dadasaheb Phalke?
    • A. 

      'Satyavan Savitri'

    • B. 

      'Setubandhan'

    • C. 

      'Shri Krishna Janam'

  • 4. 
    Which is the only talkie film made by Dadasaheb Phalke?
    • A. 

      'Mohini Bhasmasur'

    • B. 

      'Kaliya Madan'

    • C. 

      'Gangavataran'

  • 5. 
    Which of these was Dadasaheb Phalke's biggest hit?
    • A. 

      'Lanka Dahan'

    • B. 

      'Chandrahasa'

    • C. 

      'Vasantsena'

  • 6. 
    Who was the first recipient for Dadasaheb Phalke Award?
    • A. 

      Devika Rani Roerich

    • B. 

      Pritviraj Chauhan

    • C. 

      K. Asif

  • 7. 
    Anna Salunke who played the role of Taramati in 'Raja Harishchandra' worked as _______. 
    • A. 

      Film technician

    • B. 

      Cook

    • C. 

      Foreman

  • 8. 
    'Raja Harishchandra' was premiered a year before its release. Is this statement true or false? 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Dadasaheb Phalke started his career as a _____________. 
    • A. 

      Producer

    • B. 

      Photographer

    • C. 

      Printing Press

  • 10. 
    What is the running time of ‘Raja Harishchandra’?
    • A. 

      3 hours

    • B. 

      1 hours and 30 minutes

    • C. 

      50 minutes

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