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Death of a Doctor
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directed by Tapan Sinha; performed by Irrfan Khan, 1967-, Pankaj Kapur and Shabana Azmi, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours 13 mins
Dr. Dipankar spends his days treating patients at a government hospital, and his nights working on a leprosy vaccine in his home laboratory. Straining both his health and his relationship with his wife, he finally brings his work to fruition. However, his achievements are immediately mired in controversy as his...
directed by Tapan Sinha; performed by Irrfan Khan, 1967-, Pankaj Kapur and Shabana Azmi, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours 13 mins
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Halodhia Choraye Baddhan Khai
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directed by Jahnu Barua, 1952-; produced by Jahnu Barua, 1952-; performed by Purnima Pathak, fl. 1977-1987, Badal Das, fl. 1987 and Indra Bania, fl. 1985-2008 (Mumbai, Maharashtra: Dolphin Communications, 1987), 1 hour 57 mins
This film, directed by Jahnu Barua, is about about the interactions between a greedy landowner and a humiliated farmer.
directed by Jahnu Barua, 1952-; produced by Jahnu Barua, 1952-; performed by Purnima Pathak, fl. 1977-1987, Badal Das, fl. 1987 and Indra Bania, fl. 1985-2008 (Mumbai, Maharashtra: Dolphin Communications, 1987), 1 hour 57 mins
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Marhi Da Deeva
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directed by Surinder Singh; performed by Deepti Naval, fl. 1977-2013, Pankaj Kapur and Raj Babbar, 1952- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 47 mins
The film is a social tragedy born out of the gradual transformation of feudalism into capitalism. It concerns the predicament of the protagonist Jasgir, who becomes the victim of the exploiter's tendencies of the young landlord. His father was treated kindly by the elder landlord, but the son Bhanta tries to retri...
directed by Surinder Singh; performed by Deepti Naval, fl. 1977-2013, Pankaj Kapur and Raj Babbar, 1952- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 47 mins
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Miss Beatty's Children
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directed by Pamela Rooks, 1958-; performed by Protima Bedi, 1949-1998, Faith Brook, 1922-2012 and Jenny Seagrove (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 46 mins
In 1936 Colonial India, Jane Beatty moves to Trippuvur to work for Mabel Forster, a missionary determined to make a difference and save young local girls from being sold to the temple for prostitution. When Jane purchases a girl to save her from such a fate, she brings the mission into a head-on conflict with Kam...
directed by Pamela Rooks, 1958-; performed by Protima Bedi, 1949-1998, Faith Brook, 1922-2012 and Jenny Seagrove (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 46 mins
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Shantham
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directed by Jayaraj Rajasekharan Nair; performed by M.G. Shashi, fl. 2002, K.P.A.C. Lalitha, fl. 1970 and Sima Bisvas, fl. 2002 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 37 mins
Persons on both sides of a bloody political struggle search for grace and forgiveness in this emotional drama from India. Velayudhan (I.M. Vijayam) is a young man living in a nation torn apart by civil strife; in the midst of a raging street battle, he attacked his best friend, who was killed in the melee. Velayud...
directed by Jayaraj Rajasekharan Nair; performed by M.G. Shashi, fl. 2002, K.P.A.C. Lalitha, fl. 1970 and Sima Bisvas, fl. 2002 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 37 mins
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The Shelter of Wings
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directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; performed by Rajit Kapoor, fl. 1993-2012, Indrani Haldar, 1971- and Shankar Chakraborty, fl. 1991-2013 (India: Privately Published), 1 hour 22 mins
Based on the novel by Prafulla Roy, Charachar (Shelter of the Wings) revolves around the film's protagonist Lakha, who comes from a family of bird catchers. Each day Lakha traps birds and sells them to Shashmal, the local dealer who in turn sells them to wealthy people who live in the city. Unfortunately, before...
directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; performed by Rajit Kapoor, fl. 1993-2012, Indrani Haldar, 1971- and Shankar Chakraborty, fl. 1991-2013 (India: Privately Published), 1 hour 22 mins
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তাদের গল্প
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directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; produced by National Film Development Corporation of India; performed by Dipankar Dey, 1944-, Anashua Mujumdar, fl. 1992 and Mithun Chakraborty, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 32 mins
Shibnath has given his all for his country, including eleven years in prison. He also gave up part of his sanity for his country, since three of those years were spent in a mental ward. He was a hero to many for his passionate anticolonialism, and now it is 1953 and he has just been released from prison. His frien...
directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta, 1944-; produced by National Film Development Corporation of India; performed by Dipankar Dey, 1944-, Anashua Mujumdar, fl. 1992 and Mithun Chakraborty, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 32 mins
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Tiladaanam
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directed by K. N. T. Sastry; performed by Brahmaji, fl. 1989-2014, Jaya Sheela, fl. 1981-2003 and Dattatreya H.G., fl. 2000-2011 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd, 2002), 1 hour 24 mins
Tiladanam is the first Telugu film to get an International award and the first Indian film at Pusan to get the award. Subbaiah Sastry, a highly respected scholar in his prime endures his neighbors' contempt due to his acceptance of Tiladanam, a lowly rite involving acceptance of the sins of the dead in exchange fo...
directed by K. N. T. Sastry; performed by Brahmaji, fl. 1989-2014, Jaya Sheela, fl. 1981-2003 and Dattatreya H.G., fl. 2000-2011 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd, 2002), 1 hour 24 mins
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Uttoran
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directed by Sandeep Ray, 1954-; performed by Lily Chakravarty, fl. 1962-2006, Bina, fl. 1930-1997 and Soumitra Chatterjee, 1935- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 18 mins
Sen Gupta, a doctor who only treats upper-class patients, is forced to confront his own moral and medical beliefs as he discovers rural India during an unexpected stop at a village. He finds a breathless man lying on the side of the road. With little sympathy, the doctor sends him back to his own village for treat...
directed by Sandeep Ray, 1954-; performed by Lily Chakravarty, fl. 1962-2006, Bina, fl. 1930-1997 and Soumitra Chatterjee, 1935- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 18 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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