Special Cover – 25 Years of “Pather Panchali”1955-1980, Rabindra Sadan , Calcutta
Exhibition on the works of Satyajit Ray – Organised under the joint auspices of Cine Central, Calcutta and Directorate of advertising and Visual Publicity, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India
Date Of Cancellation:- 10.09.1980.
Special Cover – 80 Years of Kannada Cinema – By India post
Date of Issue:-03.03.2014.
Contributed By:- Mr Suresh Rao, Bangalore
Special Covers, Carried Covers, Special Cancellation Covers of 2014.View at a Glance, Click on below link:-
Pictorial Cancellation – Charlie Chaplin Birth Centenary
Cine Central Calcutta
Date Of Cancellation:-16.04.1989.
Miniature Sheet (3/6) – 100 Years of Cinema – By India Post
Allu Ramalingiah, Ashok Mehta, Balraj Sahni, Bhanumati, C V Sridhar, Chetan Anand, Kamaal Amrohi, Geta Dutt,
Date Of Issue:-03.05.2013
Contributed By:- Mr Parvesh Gupta, Delhi
Postage Stamps – 100 Years of Indian Cinema
This issue will be released by Hon’ble President of India on 3rd May 2013 at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. However, it will be made available for sale to all Philatelic Bureaux in the month of June 2013.
India Post will release 50 Stamps in the form of Miniature Sheets. There will be 6 different Miniature Sheets, 4 MS will have 8 stamps each and 2 MS will have 9 Stamps each.
Denomination of each stamp is 5/- and no separate Sheet Let/ Sheet is released. It will be like Philately Day MS and Mother Teressa MS where only MS is released.
Sufficient numbers of First Day Covers and Information Brochures will be available for sale with the stamps at the Philatelic Bureaux. As a special case cancellation will be made available for 6 months.
Quantity printed more than 8 Lakhs each MS.
The date from which these stamps will be available for sale at the Philatelic Bureaux shall be intimated on India Post website in due course. Patrons are requested to kindly bear with this delay.
Date Of Issue:- 03.05.2013.
Special Cover – Jai Shankar – By India Post – Pioneers Of Indian Film Industry
Special Cover by: The Sivaji – Prabhu Charities Trust
Jaishankar is a yesteryear star of Tamil Film Industry. He is fondly referred to as Thennagathu James Bond or South Indian James Bond.Subramaniam Shankar, to give his original name, was born on 12 July 1938 with his father being a judicial magistrate. He was a typical Mylaporean of the bygone decades going to the famous PS High School and then Vivekananda College, where he did his Honours degree. Following the footsteps of his father he studied Law but gave it up after a year because of his interests in fine arts like theater.
Date Of Issue:-01.10.2010.
Maxim Cards – By India Post
Uttam Kumar-The Legend of Indian Cinema-Set of 2 maxim cards based on stamps.
Date of Issue:-03.09.2009.
Contributed By:-Diyanshu Pujara, Gurgaon
First Day Cover-Uttam Kumar-By India Post
Date Of Issue:-03.09.2009.
Presentation Pack-Harakh Chand Nahata-By India Post
Content:-1 Block of 4’s + 1 FDC + 1 Information Sheet
Cost:-Available at philatelic Bureau for Rs 100/-
Special Cover -India- Pioneers of Film Industry
A Special Cover was released in Chennai on 10-7-2000 in the series Pioneers of Film Industry. This cover is on Shri Raja Sandow ( 1894 – 1943) who was one of the earliest actor /director of silent films and later talkies both in Hindi and Tamil.
Warwick’s Electric Theatre – Situated in Chennai ,Was the first permanent structure built for exhibiting films.
Sh Nataraja Mudaliar – Founder of Tamil Cinema.
Sh Raghupaty Prakash – Learnt the art of Cinema in England and brought European trends in Indian Films.
Sh A Narayanan – He brought to Madras the First ‘ Talkie Studio’ and made the first Talkie in Madras – Sreenivasa Kalyanam.