Jagwal premiered on May 4th, 1983 at Mavalankar Hall in Delhi. Almost ten years in the making, the film inaugurated Uttarakhandi regional cinema and opened the doors for other budding filmmakers of the era. Stillshots and film reviews have been compiled below from Parashar Gaur’s personal archives. For more details about Jagwal, click here.

One of the many posters produced for the film

Still from Jagwal
Premiere of Jagwal
Playback recording with Kusum Bisht

The Jagwal Reviews

First Ever Film in Garhwali (W.E., September 21, 1978)
Film from Garhwal Hills (The Statesman, May 25, 1983)
Garhwali added to regional cinema (Indian Express, June 1, 1983)
Another First for Garhwal (W.E., November 6, 1982)
‘Jagwal’ box office stuff in Garhwali (the Patriot, May 29, 1983)
‘Jagwal’ – A Cinematic Sensation (National Herald, September 25, 1983)
First Garhwali feature film (The Evening News, May 25, 1983)
Weekend Cinema (Weekend Review (HT), June 5-11, 1983)
Still from Film Festival