Telugu film, additionally known by its sobriquet Tollywood, is the section of Indian film committed to the generation of movies in the Telugu language, situated in Film Nagar, an area of Hyderabad, Telangana. Since 1909, producer Raghupathi Venkaiah was associated with creating short movies and making a trip to various districts in Asia to advance film work. In 1921, he delivered the primary Telugu quiet film, Bhishma Pratigna. He is refered to as the dad of Telugu and South Indian cinema.Tollywood is second biggest Film industry in India .
1933, East India Film Company has delivered its first Indian film, Savitri in Telugu. The movie depended on a well known stage play by Mylavaram Bala Bharathi Samajam, coordinated by dad of the “Telugu theater Movement” Chittajallu Pullaiah and cast organize performing artists Vemuri Gaggaiah and Dasari Ramathilakam as “Yama” and “Savithri” respectively.he film was shot with a financial plan of evaluated ₹1 million (US$14,000) in Calcutta. The blockbuster film has gotten a privileged confirmation at the second Venice International Film Festival.
The main film studio in South India, Durga Cinetone, was worked in 1936 by Nidamarthi Surayya in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh.The 1951 film Patala Bhairavi was the main South Indian film screened at the principal India International Film Festival, held in Mumbai on 24 January CNN-IBN recorded Patala Bhairavi (1951), Malliswari (1951), Devadasu (1953), Mayabazar (1957), Nartanasala (1963), Maro Charithra (1978), Maa Bhoomi (1979), Sankarabharanam (1979), Sagara Sangamam (1983), and Siva (1989), among The 100 Greatest Indian Films of All Time.In the years 2005, 2006, 2008, and 2014 the business has delivered the biggest number of movies in India, surpassing the quantity of movies created in Bollywood.