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     1'''Moti B. Gidwani''', (1905) 
     2Hindi director born in Karachi. Studied filmmaking 
     3in Britain (1926-7) and returned to 
     4make his first feature, which failed and helped 
     5close down Maharashtra Film. Went on to 
     6direct for Imperial and Sagar and made a 
     7name as a ‘ safe’ freelance director. Evidence 
     8suggests he co-operated with Irani on making 
     9of Alam Ara (1931). Major successes in 
     10collaboration with Dalsukh Pancholi: the 
     11Punjabi film Yamla Jat, the musical thriller 
     12Khazanchi that lifted Lahore’s local film 
     13industry into national prominence, and 
     14Zamindar. His Kisan Kanya was India’s first 
     15colour production using Cinecolour process 
     16(Sairandhri, 1933, was processed in Germany). 
     17 
     18 
     19'''FILMOGRAPHY:''' 1929: Nisha Sundari; 1930: 
     20Josh-e-Jawani; Veer Na Ver; Dav Pech; 1931: 
     21Gulam (all St); Anangsena; 1932: Niti Vijay; 
     221933: Daku Ki Ladki; Insaan Ya Shaitan; 
     231934: Manjari; Noor Mahal; 1936: Gulam 
     24Daku; 1937: Kisan Kanya; Do Auratein; 
     251940: Yamla Jat; 1941: Khazanchi; 1942: 
     26Zamindar; 1945: Kaise Kahun; 1946: 
     27Khamosh Nigahen. 
     28 
     29[[Director]]