India's first talkie film in English, Karma, made by Himanshu Roy, hit the theatres. The famous kiss of Devika Rani
and Himanshu Roy was a major factor to attract the people.
Prabhat Company tried a color-processed film 'Sairandhri', which was taken to Germany for printing. But the results were so bad that they were found unfit for viewing.
Cinetone Company fot established in Kolhapur. It created history with a big budget film 'Hunterwali'.
Regal, the first air-conditioned Cinema hall, started in Bombay.
Prabhat Co. shifted its base from Pune to Kolhapur.