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

FP Staff

Oct,17 2017 18:08 50 IST

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

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

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

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

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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

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