From Manthan to Shakti, here are Smita Patil's memorable performances over the years

FP Staff

Oct,17 2017 18:08 50 IST


Smita Patil in Shyam Benegal's 1976 film, Manthan. Image via Facebook


The 1982 Ramesh Sippy blockbuster saw Patil opposite Amitabh Bachchan. Image via Facebook


In the 1983 film, Mandi, Patil was seen along with Shabana Azmi, Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri and others. Image via Facebook


The 1977 film Bhoomika, directed by Shyam Benegal, won Patil her first National Film award for Best Actress. Image via Facebook


In Mahesh Bhatt's 1984 film Arth, Patil featured as the 'other woman' in Shabana Azmi-Khulbhushan Kharbanda's happy married life. Image via Facebook


In the 1987 Ketan Mehta flick, Patil delivered one of her most iconic performances, as mentioned by the Forbes magazine. Image via Facebook