Cinematographer Dwarka Divecha’s Death Anniversary


Today is Cinematographer Dwarka Divecha’s death anniversary. Born Dwarkadas Divecha in 1918, he expired in 1978. He was not only a cinematographer but also an actor. Having worked on about 30 films as a cinematographer, he also acted in the movie Singapore (1960).

Bollywood and Cinematographer Dwarka Divecha’s Death Anniversary:

Here are some of my favorite songs from the 1960s black and white Bollywood movies he was associated with as a cinematographer:

Ek sawaal main karoon… Sasural (1961)

Teri pyari pyari soorat ko… Sasural (1961)

Baar baar dekho… China Town (1962)

Yamma yamma yamma… China Town (1962)

Mujhko apne gale lagalo… Hamrahi (1963)

Woh din yaad karo… Hamrahi (1963)

Yeh ansoo mere dil ki zubaan hai… Hamrahi (1963)

Agar teri jalwa numayi na hoti… Beti Bete (1964)

Radhike tune bansari churayi… Beti Bete (1964)


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