Bambai Ki Billi (1936) brochure cover
Image from 'Bambai Ki Billi' 1936 (“Wildcat of Bombay”).
Dir: Nandlal Jaswantlal. Studio: Imperial Films Company. IMDB entry
The glamourous Sulochana (Ruby Myers) played 8 roles in this thriller, many of them men, that was a remake of her 1927 silent hit (also believed lost).
One of 21 most wanted missing Indian cinema treasures identified by National Film Archive of India founder P K. Nair.
This image is issued under a Creative Commons Attribution license. creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0 It was obtained from the NFAI's archive collection in May 2014 and is reproduced and placed in the public domain by agreement with the NFAI under a legal waiver.
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