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Satyajit Ray: The Enduring Master of World Cinema

Satyajit Ray was an enduring master of world cinema and a director without whom the landscape of filming would have remained incomplete.

A Tribute to Auteur Satyajit Ray on His Birth Anniversary

Remembering Satyajit Ray on his 99th birth anniversary | Satyajit Ray ( 2 May 1921 – 23 April 1992)

With the Passing of Soumitra Chatterjee, the Maverick, the World of Cinema Will Never...

Soumitra Chatterjee exemplified the quintessential actor with his subtle performance, eye for detail and deep passion for cinema as a form. His death symbolises an unprecedented loss for world cinema.

A Film, a City and the Tales of Politico-ethical Turmoil

Is Pratidwandi—a ‘political’ film directed by Satyajit Ray, and released in 1970—relevant today?

Love, Power and Femininity: Rediscovering Satyajit Ray’s Mahanagar 

On International Women’s Day Professor Avijit Pathak looks at Satyajit Ray’s Mahanagar—a film released in 1963, and finds a nuanced language of love, courage and femininity which, as he argues, makes Ray’s visual narrative immensely relevant even in contemporary times.

The Gifted Auteur Satyajit Ray and why his Cinema Continues to be Relevant

In this carefully crafted piece, the writer explores four masterpieces by Satyajit Ray to delve into their relevance in contemporary times.

The Cinema of Satyajit Ray will always be Relevant

BIRTH ANNIVERSARY / Indian film director Satyajit Ray stood for an era in film making that was classic, profound and simultaneously communicative and democratic.

Tagore’s Literary Creation and Ray’s Visual Narrative

SPECIAL STORY In this exhaustive piece, the author has revisited Tagore’s novel Ghare Baire and Ray’s cinematic representation of the novel; here is an attempt to understand the tales of human emotions and aspirations.

Will ‘Skill India’ Ultimately ‘Kill India’?

'Skill India' is India's new mantra but the coming times will reveal whether it will really contribute to the development of the nation or...

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