What is the film industry of Kerala called?

Malayalam cinema, also known as Mollywood, is the Indian film industry based in the southern state of Kerala, dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Malayalam language.

Who is the God of Kerala film industry?

The superstar of Malayalam cinema, Mohanlal, is the highest-paid actor of the industry. He is a brand in himself.

Who is the stylish actor in Kerala?

Dulquer Salmaan. The stylish actor is a heartthrob of many across the globe. With movies such as O Kadhal Kanmani and Kannum Kannum Kollaiyadithaal, he has been considered as one of the most desirable actors in India Cinema.

When did the film industry start in Kerala?

At first (beginning in the 1920s), the Malayalam film industry was based in Trivandrum. Although the film industry started to develop and flourish only by the late-1940s.

Where does the Malayalam movie industry take place?

The Malayalam Cinema, is the Indian film industry based in both Trivandrum and Kochi, Kerala, India, dedicated to the production of motion pictures in the Malayalam language. Malayalam cinema is known for its realistic portrayal of relevant subjects in films with less commercial elements.

Which is the first cinema hall in Kerala?

Kerala’s first cinema hall was established in 1907 in Trichur by K.W.Joseph and also had a manually operated film projector. In 1913, electrically operated film projector was established by Jose Kattukkaran and came to be called as the ‘Jose Electrical Bioscope’.

Which is the first talkie movie in Kerala?

The first talkie movie released was Balan in the year 1938. A film studio was started during those times in Kerala and was named Udaya. By this time many Keralites entered into film industry. Even then the Malayalam films released were very few in numbers at the rate of one film per year or less.