Surjit Singh, a diehard movie fan(atic), period.
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Musing 597: Panjabi Non-Film 1. Van Shipley

in 1955.

Now You Know!

Panjabi Non-Film 1

Musing 595: Panjabi Laare 1950. Shekhar and Santosh in bed

not separate beds.


Now You Know!

Panjabi Laare 1950

Musing 626: Panjabi Cinema


Illustrated History of Punjabi Cinema (1935-1985)




I heard about Bhim Raj Garg from Har Mandir Singh 'Hamraaz' in the early 90s. He has been working on Panjabi Film Geet Kosh, now expanded to include pictures ans renames, Illustrated History of Punjabi Cinema. Later I kept running into his name in various publications and articles that had to do with the history of Punjabi cinema. For example, the famous Encyclopedia of Indian Cinema by Willemen and Rajadhyaksha (1999) credit only his name for all the information on Punjabi Cinema. Here is a story of his quest and a few sample pages from the book.