Prabhat's first talkie film 'Ayodhya Ka Raja' released in Hindi & Marathi. Due to the non-availability of Alam Ara's print this film is now presented as the first available talkie film.
For the first time music is used in the place of dialogues in New Theaters' Chandidas. Devki Bose directed the film.
First Gujrati talkie film 'Narsi Mehta' got released.
The Motion Pictures of India came into existance. From 1951, it changed its name to Film Federation of India.
'Indrasabha' directed by J J Madan, got released. The film holds the record of having maximum no. of songs till date. It had 71 songs with almost every character bursting into a song.