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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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एक दिन अचानक
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directed by Mrinal Sen, 1923-; performed by Aparna Sen, 1945-, Shreeram Lagoo, fl. 1971-2001 and Shabana Azmi, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 43 mins
A retired professor, Lagoo, suddenly disappears one day. His family is worried especially when he doesn't return after months, and then years. His wife, children and friends, then try to remember him through reconstructed memory, providing the film's flashback structure. Some critics saw this as Mrinal Sen's most...
directed by Mrinal Sen, 1923-; performed by Aparna Sen, 1945-, Shreeram Lagoo, fl. 1971-2001 and Shabana Azmi, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 43 mins
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সতী = Sati
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directed by Aparna Sen, 1945-; performed by Shabana Azmi, 1950-, Kali Bannerjee, 1921-1993 and Arun Bannerjee, fl. 1989 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 51 mins
The young Brahmin girl (Shabana Azmi) in this story has a disastrous horoscope. In an Indian village in 1828, this can be a real handicap. The fact that she is mute only compounds her difficulties. Her horoscope predicts that she will become a widow at an early age. If this turns out as predicted, in addition to b...
directed by Aparna Sen, 1945-; performed by Shabana Azmi, 1950-, Kali Bannerjee, 1921-1993 and Arun Bannerjee, fl. 1989 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 51 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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Pestonjee
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directed by Vijaya Mehta, 1934-; performed by Anupam Kher, 1955-, Naseeruddin Shah, 1950- and Shabana Azmi, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours
Phirojshah (Naseeruddin Shah) and Pestonjee (Anupam Kher) are two close friends. They attempt to do everything together, and they hope that they will marry the same day as well. Unfortunately, both go to see the same young lady, Jeroo (Shabana Azmi), and Pestonjee ends up getting married to Jeroo. Phirojshah has b...
directed by Vijaya Mehta, 1934-; performed by Anupam Kher, 1955-, Naseeruddin Shah, 1950- and Shabana Azmi, 1950- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours
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