This archive collection of Indian cinema memorabilia was compiled by Edward Johnson. It is comprised of posters, film stills, lobby cards and booklets and relates to Bollywood cinema from 1938 – 1985.
The materials in this archive relate to several films by Filmistan Ltd. such as Anarkali (1953), Munimji (1955) and Paying Guest (1957) and Mehboob Productions such as Mother India (1957) and Aan (1956). Other films represented include Amar, Akbah, Anthony (1977), Bazaar (1982), Daag (1952), Pakeezah (1971) and Sikandar (1941).
A detailed listing for this archive is available.
c. 300 items
- Western, Cinema, Bollywood
- Access is given in accordance with the NMeM access policy. Material from this collection is available to researchers through the museum’s Insight facility
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