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Adi Sankarcharya
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directed by G.V. Iyer, 1918-; performed by Manjunath Bhatt, fl. 1983, M.V. Narayana Rao, fl. 1983 and Sarvadaman D. Banerjee, fl. 1983 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 58 mins
This film was directed by G.V. Iyer, and features Sarvadaman D. Banerjee, M.V. Narayana Rao and Manjunath Bhatt.
directed by G.V. Iyer, 1918-; performed by Manjunath Bhatt, fl. 1983, M.V. Narayana Rao, fl. 1983 and Sarvadaman D. Banerjee, fl. 1983 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 58 mins
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Amodini
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directed by Chidananda Das Gupta, 1921-2011; performed by Ashok Mukherjee, fl. 1963, Rachana Banerjee, fl. 1992 and Pijush Ganguly, 1965-2015 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 36 mins
Amodini is a rich land owner's daughter. Unable to face social stigma, her father arranges her marriages to a much older person, who fails to turn up on the wedding day. To save the situation, she is forced to marry a 15-year-old boy, but he also runs away to return later. Something unusual happens then. 
directed by Chidananda Das Gupta, 1921-2011; performed by Ashok Mukherjee, fl. 1963, Rachana Banerjee, fl. 1992 and Pijush Ganguly, 1965-2015 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 36 mins
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Char Adhyay
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directed by Kumar Sahani; performed by Kaushik Gopal, Nandini Ghosal, fl. 2003 and Sumanto Chattopadhyay, fl. 1997 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 54 mins
Ela, a beautiful spirited young woman, is a member of a group of armed revolutionaries during the freedom struggle. She is at once the mascot and the spirit of the movement. Within the group she meets Atin and falls in love. The unyielding nature of the movement decrees that they cannot be together. As Ela and Ati...
directed by Kumar Sahani; performed by Kaushik Gopal, Nandini Ghosal, fl. 2003 and Sumanto Chattopadhyay, fl. 1997 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 54 mins
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Debshishu
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directed by Utpalendu Chakraborty, 1948-; performed by Smita Patil, 1955-1986 and Sadhu Meher, fl. 1969-2007 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 38 mins
Sita and her family seek refuge at her brother's household when their own house gets engulfed by flood waters. Despised by her sister-in-law, the family is made to live in the cow shed and perform various daily chores. One day, Sita's husband comes upon a fair, which features a child god with three heads and fou...
directed by Utpalendu Chakraborty, 1948-; performed by Smita Patil, 1955-1986 and Sadhu Meher, fl. 1969-2007 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 38 mins
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Ek Ghar
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directed by Girish Kasaravalli, 1950-; performed by Chanda, fl. 1967-1991, Deepti Naval, fl. 1977-2013 and Rohini Hattangadi, 1955- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 35 mins
Rajshekar and his wife, Geeta are on the search for a new house. With the help of his aunt, the couple move into a house where the previous tenants' large bed remains. Geeta is initially against sleeping on the bed as that would cost them to inherit the previous owners' unfulfilled wishes. However, the bed is t...
directed by Girish Kasaravalli, 1950-; performed by Chanda, fl. 1967-1991, Deepti Naval, fl. 1977-2013 and Rohini Hattangadi, 1955- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 35 mins
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Gandhi Se Mahatma Tak
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directed by Shyam Benegal, 1934-; performed by Paul Slabolepszy, fl. 1983, Pallavi Joshi, fl. 1977 and Rajit Kapoor, fl. 1993-2012 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd, 1996), 2 hours 25 mins
One of two feuding Mohammedan cousins living in Britain but of Indian origin seek the assistance of an Indian Barrister to travel to Britain and settle their matter in a court of law. The Barrister travels to Britain, and finds that all Asians are treated as coolies, and their status is worse than of servants. Des...
directed by Shyam Benegal, 1934-; performed by Paul Slabolepszy, fl. 1983, Pallavi Joshi, fl. 1977 and Rajit Kapoor, fl. 1993-2012 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd, 1996), 2 hours 25 mins
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Mangamma
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directed by T.V. Chandran; performed by Nedumudi Venu, 1948-, Thilakan, 1935-2012 and Revathy, 1966- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 38 mins
The film is set in two periods - the first in the political milieu of the 1960s when Kerala was brought under the Presidential rule after the dismissal of the first Communist ministry; the second in 1976 during the Emergency, the time of police excesses and political witch-hunting. Due to constant harassment by th...
directed by T.V. Chandran; performed by Nedumudi Venu, 1948-, Thilakan, 1935-2012 and Revathy, 1966- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 38 mins
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The Mourner
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directed by Kalpana Lajmi, 1954-; performed by Raj Babbar, 1952-, Dimple Kapadia, 1957- and Rakhee Gulzar, 1947- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 55 mins
Sanichari lives alone in a village in Rajasthan, India, working as a bonded laborer. One day, Bhikni, a rudali (professional mourner) comes to stay with Sanichari prior to the death of the local landlord and Sanichari relates her life of miseries to her -- born into a lower caste, Sanichari's father had died shor...
directed by Kalpana Lajmi, 1954-; performed by Raj Babbar, 1952-, Dimple Kapadia, 1957- and Rakhee Gulzar, 1947- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 55 mins
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Aranyak
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directed by Apurba Kishore Bir, fl. 1974-2010; performed by Navni Parihar, 1964-, Sanjana Kapoor, 1967- and Mohan Gokhale, 1954-1999 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 23 mins
Living in his ancestral mansion in a jungle, Raja Saheb, a widower passes his time hunting. Once, with a tribal boy and with his guests-two couples-he goes on a hunting spree. On the way some strange things happen which push everyone into deep introspection.
directed by Apurba Kishore Bir, fl. 1974-2010; performed by Navni Parihar, 1964-, Sanjana Kapoor, 1967- and Mohan Gokhale, 1954-1999 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 23 mins
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City of Dreams
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directed by Sudhir Mishra, fl. 1983-2013; performed by Madhuri Dixit, 1967-, Pramod Bala, fl. 1992-1993 and Shabana Azmi, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 52 mins
Rajkaran is a taxi driver in Dharavi, the largest slum in Asia. Fuelled by Bollywood tales of underdogs beating the powers that be, Rajkaran dreams of becoming a factory owner and climbing out of the depths of poverty. Optimistic of his plans to co-invest in a factory with a few fellow slum-dwellers, he calls fo...
directed by Sudhir Mishra, fl. 1983-2013; performed by Madhuri Dixit, 1967-, Pramod Bala, fl. 1992-1993 and Shabana Azmi, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 52 mins
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