Tamil Cinema Trivia
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Tamil Cinema Trivia

Test your knowledge of Tamil cinema with this quiz! From iconic actors and actresses to classic films and memorable songs, see how much you know about the vibrant Kollywood industry.

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Questions and Answers

What is Tamil cinema also known as?

Kollywood

When was the first Tamil silent film directed and by whom?

1918, R. Nataraja Mudaliar directed Keechaka Vadham

When was the first Tamil talking feature film released?

31 October 1931, by H. M. Reddy, less than seven months after India's first talking motion picture Alam Ara

Where did the Tamil film industry establish itself?

<p>Madras (now Chennai)</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the nickname for the Tamil film industry?

<p>Kollywood, a portmanteau of Kodambakkam and Hollywood</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the Tamil film industry segment of Indian cinema dedicated to?

<p>The production of motion pictures in the Tamil language widely spoken in the state of Tamil Nadu.</p> Signup and view all the answers

Who directed the first Tamil silent film, Keechaka Vadham?

<p>R. Nataraja Mudaliar.</p> Signup and view all the answers

When was the Entertainment Tax Act of 1939 passed?

<p>By the end of the 1930s.</p> Signup and view all the answers

What is the nickname for the Tamil film industry?

<p>Kollywood.</p> Signup and view all the answers

Where did the Tamil film industry establish itself?

<p>Madras (now Chennai).</p> Signup and view all the answers

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