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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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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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Wheelchair
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directed by Tapan Sinha; performed by Ruma Guha Thakurta, 1934-, Soumitra Chatterjee, 1935- and Arjun Chakraborty, fl. 1983 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 51 mins
Sushmita is attacked one night after staying late at the office. She falls down the stairs in her attempt to escape and suffers damage to her spinal cord, resulting in paralysis. Despondent and wishing for death to end her suffering, she is sent to live in a nursing home for neurologically handicapped patients,...
directed by Tapan Sinha; performed by Ruma Guha Thakurta, 1934-, Soumitra Chatterjee, 1935- and Arjun Chakraborty, fl. 1983 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 51 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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টক ঝাল মিষ্টি
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directed by Basu Chatterjee, 1930-; performed by Ferdous Ahmed, fl. 2001-2012, Arjun Chakraborty, fl. 1983 and Priyanka Trivedi, fl. 1985-2011 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours 26 mins
Dilip and Mukund, both married with a child each, live in a building in the city of Kolkata. Both the families do not mix due to the difference in status. A new tenant moves into the building, inadvertently bringing trouble with her. The bubbling and warm Deepa barges into both the apartments and befriends the hus...
directed by Basu Chatterjee, 1930-; performed by Ferdous Ahmed, fl. 2001-2012, Arjun Chakraborty, fl. 1983 and Priyanka Trivedi, fl. 1985-2011 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours 26 mins
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The Confined
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directed by Mrinal Sen, 1923-; performed by Tathagata Sanyal, fl. 1994, Dimple Kapadia, 1957- and Anjan Dutt, fl. 1981-2013 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 25 mins
Inspired by the short story Antareen written by Urdu writer Saadat Hasan Manto, the film shows the unfolding telephone relationship of two strangers. A young writer, staying alone, strikes up a friendship with a lonely anonymous female caller. We soon learn that she is the mistress of a rich old man, who keeps her...
directed by Mrinal Sen, 1923-; performed by Tathagata Sanyal, fl. 1994, Dimple Kapadia, 1957- and Anjan Dutt, fl. 1981-2013 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 25 mins
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Guerilla Fighter
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directed by Mrinal Sen, 1923-; performed by Pravas Sarkar, fl. 1973-1996, Simi Garewal, 1947- and Dhritiman Chatterjee, 1945- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 31 mins
Considered by some to be the first politically-overt film made in India, Padatik was made at a time when the extreme left-wing Naxalite movement, was enervated by the constant attack of the Indian state and by factional in-fighting. The third part of the Calcutta Trilogy (after Interview, 1970, and Calcutta '71, 1...
directed by Mrinal Sen, 1923-; performed by Pravas Sarkar, fl. 1973-1996, Simi Garewal, 1947- and Dhritiman Chatterjee, 1945- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 31 mins
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Mansur Mian Ka Ghora
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directed by Nabyendu Chatterjee; performed by Baisul Islam Asad, fl. 2000 and Arun Mukherjee, fl. 2000 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 26 mins
The story stands on the crossroads of conflicting values, the old paving way for the new. It revolves around the archetypal character of old and constant Mansur Mian and his obsession for his landau that was handed down to him by his ancestors, and a horse as old as himself. It is at the fag end of his life when M...
directed by Nabyendu Chatterjee; performed by Baisul Islam Asad, fl. 2000 and Arun Mukherjee, fl. 2000 (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 1 hour 26 mins
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হেমন্তের পাখি = Autumn Bird
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directed by Urmi Chakraborty; performed by Santu Mukherjee, fl. 1976-2010, Tanusree Shankar, fl. 1976-2012 and Soumitra Chatterjee, 1935- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours 6 mins
This is a story of a Bengali housewife who takes up writing as a career after twenty three years of her marriage. She is introduced to a new world and new friends. Her work gets appreciated, and this brings a new twist in her life. She starts discovering her husband and her beloved children in a new light. This cr...
directed by Urmi Chakraborty; performed by Santu Mukherjee, fl. 1976-2010, Tanusree Shankar, fl. 1976-2012 and Soumitra Chatterjee, 1935- (India: National Film Development Corporation Ltd), 2 hours 6 mins
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