Boeddha, de roeping van een koningszoon. German postcard by Ross Verlag, Berlin, no. 36/2. Photo: Emelka Konzern. Still from Prem Sanyas or Die Leuchte Asiens/The Light of Asia ( Franz Osten, Himansu Rai, 1925). Collection: Didier Hanson.
Achhut Kanya (1936) The film deals with the social position of Dalit girls and is considered a reformist period-piece. Music is by Saraswati Devi and lyrics by J.S. Kashyap. The movie stars Ashok Kumar (cast after the original hero had eloped with the producer's wife and leading lady) and Devika Rani (the producer's wife who decided to come back) in the lead roles.