A scene from Raja Harishchandra - India's first silent film
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100th anniversary of Indian cinema: Raja Harishchandra - India's first silent film

3 May 2013 marks the 100th anniversary of Indian cinema.

It was on this day a century ago that audiences were captivated by scenes like this from the country's first silent film - Raja Harishchandra.

Clips taken from Raja Harishchandra.