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Jul 16, 2017
Shakha Proshakha: Satyajit Ray's penultimate film isn't his best, yet offers a moving image of lifeTowards the fag end of his career, the films that Satyajit Ray made were a clear reflection of two things — firstly, his own failing health and exhaustion, and secondly, that he was finding it increasingly difficult to cope with the rampant unscrupulousness of the society around him. And this is very evident in his penultimate film, Shakha Proshakha.
Jun 10, 2017
Soumitra Chatterjee honoured with Legion of Honor, France's highest civilian awardExactly 30 after auteur Satyajit Ray was honoured with France’s highest civilian award, the coveted Legion of Honor Soumitra Chatterjee, arguably, the most prominent face of Ray’s films, is set to receive the prestigious award.
May 07, 2016
Marwari City: Stories of Kolkata's heritage often exclude its prominent communityStories about Kolkata ’s cosmopolitan heritage rarely include the Marwaris, invoking instead its vanishing Jews and its fading Armenians
May 03, 2016
Satyajit Ray at 95: The Renaissance Man still holds total sway over our livesRay married occidental with the oriental and transcended the borders of watertight definitions that we use to define men whose genius we cannot comprehend.
Oct 16, 2015
Konkona Sen Sharma and Tillottama Shome show opposites do attract in the sparkling 'Nayantara's Necklace'Nayantara's Necklace is also about a woman and her desires, but in a very different way. The film stars two of the finest actresses we have in India.
Jul 23, 2015
Neither a thriller nor an epic: 'Ahalya' is a tale of morality from house of Sujoy GhoshThe tagline of the 14-minute film is “Sujoy Ghosh's Epic Thriller ‘Ahalya’”. Is it an epic thriller? It is a fable from the epics, for sure.
Jul 23, 2015
Sujoy Ghosh's short film 'Ahalya' starring Radhika Apte will give you the chillsAhalya is the sort of film you find yourself sharing on a friend's wall urging them to watch it ASAP
Jan 17, 2014
Suchitra Sen, Devdas' original Paro, dies at 82Beginning her career with Bengali film 'Shesh Kothai' in 1952, Sen went on to receive a National Award for her performance in Bimal Roy's 1955 Hindi classic 'Devdas', playing the defiant 'Paro' to Dilip Kumar's 'Devdas'.
Jul 16, 2013
Mrinal Sen, Soumitra Chatterjee dropped from Kolkata film festFour eminent film personalities, including world renowned director Mrinal Sen and thespian Soumitra Chatterjee, have been dropped from the general body of the 2013 Kolkata International Film Festival committee.
Jul 04, 2013
Soumitra Chatterjee: The man who redefined the Bengali heroSoumitra Chatterjee might well be the king of contemplation in all of Indian cinema. In his debut performance in Apur Sansar, he re-calibrated the bar for making pensiveness attractive by giving it real depth and emotional heft.