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directed by Avtar Krishan Kaul; performed by Sadhu Meher, fl. 1969-2007, Rakhee Gulzar, 1947- and Sudhir Dalvi, fl. 1974 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd, 1974), 1 hour 54 mins
Anna (Om Shivpuri) and his son, Sanjay (M.K. Raina) live in a small town. Anna is a train-driver and works for the Railways. One day his train meets with an accident and he his right leg gets paralyzed. When Sanjay grows up, Anna gets him a job with the Railways as a Ticket Checker. Sanjay gets accustomed to his j...
directed by Avtar Krishan Kaul; performed by Sadhu Meher, fl. 1969-2007, Rakhee Gulzar, 1947- and Sudhir Dalvi, fl. 1974 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd, 1974), 1 hour 54 mins
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Adam Surat: The Inner Strength
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directed by Tareque Masud, 1956-2011; produced by Audiovision (Dhaka Division: Tareque Masud Memorial Trust, 1989), 47 mins
This documentary explores the life and art of the iconic Bangladeshi painter S.M. Sultan. Known for his larger-than-life paintings of the Bangladesh peasantry, Sultan was also famous for his eccentric persona. But ultimately, it is Sultan's profound philosophy about the peasantry, their culture, and their deep att...
directed by Tareque Masud, 1956-2011; produced by Audiovision (Dhaka Division: Tareque Masud Memorial Trust, 1989), 47 mins
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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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Akashathinte Niram
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directed by Bijukumar Damodaran, 1971-; produced by K. Anil Kumar, fl. 2012, Ambalakkara Global Films (Privately Published, 2012), 1 hour 57 mins
Akasathinte Niram (English: Colour of Sky) is a 2012 Malayalam film written and directed by Dr. Biju. The film was shot entirely on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands with a cast that includes Indrajith, Nedumudi Venu, Amala Paul and Prithviraj. The film premiered at the Shanghai International Film Festival in June 2...
directed by Bijukumar Damodaran, 1971-; produced by K. Anil Kumar, fl. 2012, Ambalakkara Global Films (Privately Published, 2012), 1 hour 57 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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Antarjali Yatra
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directed by Goutam Ghose; performed by Robi Ghosh, 1931-1997, Promode Ganguly, fl. 1940 and Vasant Choudhury, 1928-2000 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours 1 mins
A father encourages his daughter to marry a dying man in order to inherit his wealth in this social drama set in 1830s India. She is expected to practice the ancient Hindu ritual known as suttee in which the widow throws herself on the burning funeral pyre of her late husband. The British colonial government has o...
directed by Goutam Ghose; performed by Robi Ghosh, 1931-1997, Promode Ganguly, fl. 1940 and Vasant Choudhury, 1928-2000 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours 1 mins
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Aparoopa
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directed by Jahnu Barua, 1952-; produced by Jahnu Barua, 1952-; performed by Girish Karnad, 1938-, Jagdeep, 1939- and Gopi Desai, fl. 1980-2014 (Mumbai, Maharashtra: Dolphin Communications, 1982), 1 hour 40 mins
This film, directed by Jahnu Baruna, is about a young woman's unhappiness in her arranged marriage.
directed by Jahnu Barua, 1952-; produced by Jahnu Barua, 1952-; performed by Girish Karnad, 1938-, Jagdeep, 1939- and Gopi Desai, fl. 1980-2014 (Mumbai, Maharashtra: Dolphin Communications, 1982), 1 hour 40 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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Asian Food & Culture Series, Noodle Paradise
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directed by Shin S. Park, fl. 1996, in Asian Food & Culture Series (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2008), 48 mins
Join us in this paradise of noodles in a thousand different guises! Noodles are more than just a staple for the 3.7 billion Asians who consume them. With over 6,000 years of history, Chinese noodles remain a continental delight. Explore the wide variety of handmade noodles and the dishes they accompany in restaura...
directed by Shin S. Park, fl. 1996, in Asian Food & Culture Series (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2008), 48 mins
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Auction House
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directed by Ed Owles, fl. 2007; produced by Giovanna Stopponi, fl. 2008 (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): DR Sales, 2014), 1 hour 25 mins
This film profiles the oldest auction house in India as it fights for survival in the age of the Internet. It follows the owners, brothers Anwer and Arshad, struggling to save their family business and a piece of India's heritage. Elder brother Anwer recently returned to his homeland after a long career in the...
directed by Ed Owles, fl. 2007; produced by Giovanna Stopponi, fl. 2008 (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): DR Sales, 2014), 1 hour 25 mins
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