Censorship rules amended for re-certification of films every five years and for depositing a copy of the script or film with the Censor Board.
Prabhat Studio ceased its production.
First Filmfare Award
function held in Bombay.
The Cinematograph Act is amended extending the power of various authorities to suspend exhibition of certified films. National Awards
fo film started. Marathi film 'Shyamchi Aayi' awarded.