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On Aparajito, Pather Panchali's successor and Satyajit Ray's commentary on new vs old
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On Aparajito, Pather Panchali's successor and Satyajit Ray's commentary on new vs old

In Aparajito, Satyajit Ray explores the themes of 'new vs old' through the relationship shared by Apu, who is fascinated by the promise of urban life, and his mother, who is rooted in the village | #FirstCulture

Pather Panchali: How Vittorio De Sica's Bicycle Thieves inspired Satyajit Ray to write his first film
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Pather Panchali: How Vittorio De Sica's Bicycle Thieves inspired Satyajit Ray to write his first film

Satyajit Ray's Pather Panchali is a reminder that one may need money to make a film, but one needs a deep and respectful understanding of human nature to make a great one | #FirstCulture

Ashani Sanket: Satyajit Ray's study of Bengal's great famine, and vulnerability of human spirit
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Ashani Sanket: Satyajit Ray's study of Bengal's great famine, and vulnerability of human spirit

Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay’s tragic tale set in the backdrop of the notorious 1943 man-made famine of Bengal became Satyajit Ray's Ashani Sanket

Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay's Pather Panchali and its protagonist Apu get a graphic update
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Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay's Pather Panchali and its protagonist Apu get a graphic update

Almost nine decades after Bibhuti Bhushan Bandyopadhyay penned the iconic novel Pather Pachali — about the journey of Apu — the novelist's grandson, Trinankur Banerjee, is scripting a continuation of the story set in modern times.