The very name of the "Film City" of Mumbai, is a source of inspiration for many young and budding talents of our country. Apart from being the business capital of India, Mumbai is famous for the various production houses. The Indian film city is fondly called as "Bollywood" which is an important source of entertainment for most of us. The Film City is also a major spot of tourist interest. The travel agents who organize the sightseeing of Mumbai keeps almost an hour for the tourist to go round the Film City.
History of the Film City
The Film City was built in the year 1911. The present day Film City may be said to be a "dream project" of the famous film personality, Dada Saheb Phalke. The Film City began its journey by producing the first "silent" film. Today the film city is equipped with all the necessary technical instruments needed to produce a successful feature film.
Location of the Film City
The film city is located far from the hustle bustle of the main city life, in the outskirts of the Mumbai at Goregaon. The place is easily accessible by road.
A brief sketch of the film cityThe Film City is complete in itself. It has makeshift gardens, lakes, picnic spots, cities, houses, villages and anything that is required to shoot a movie within the premises. The Film City has all the modern state of art technology which helps in producing flawless movies.
The Film City of Mumbai is only second of its kind in the world. The Film City is designed on the lines of the Film City of California, U.S.A. The film city provides one with a clear idea of how films are made in our country.
Last Updated on 23 May 2013