Satyajit Ray Complete Filmography

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1.
Pather Panchali (1955)
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Impoverished priest Harihar Ray, dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work. (125 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
2.
Aparajito (1956)
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Following his father's death, a boy leaves home to study in Calcutta, while his mother must face a life alone. (110 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
3.
Paras-Pathar (1958)
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An underpaid middle-aged clerk finds a 'parash pathar', a stone that changes iron to gold on touch. (111 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
4.
The Music Room (1958)
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Depicts the end days of a decadent zamindar (landlord) in Bengal, and his efforts to uphold his family prestige even when faced with economic adversity. (100 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
5.
The World of Apu (1959)
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This final installment in Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy follows Apu's life as an orphaned adult aspiring to be a writer. (105 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
6.
The Goddess (1960)
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A young woman is deemed a goddess when her father-in-law, a rich feudal land-lord, has a dream envisioning her as an avatar of Kali. (93 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
7.
Rabindranath Tagore (1961 Documentary)
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(54 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
8.
Teen Kanya (1961)
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Based on popular Indian stories of great writer Rabindra Nath Tagore, these short films reveal definitive moments in the lives of three young girls. (173 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
9.
Abhijaan (1962)
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A taxi driver attempts to introduce his cab service in rural Bengal against many odds. (150 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
10.
Charulata (1964)
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The lonely wife of a newspaper editor falls in love with her visiting cousin-in-law, who shares her love for literature. (117 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
11.
The Big City (1963)
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Life at home changes when a house-wife from a middle-class, conservative family in Calcutta gets a job as a saleswoman. (136 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
12.
Two (1965 Short Film)
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The short film shows an encounter between a child of a rich family and a street child, through rich kid's window. (12 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
13.
The Holy Man (1965)
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A devout Hindu family falls victim to a charlatan posing as a holy man. (65 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
14.
The Coward (1965)
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Amitabha Roy (Soumitra Chatterjee), a sriptwriter has a breakdown near a tea-estate and he is offered... (70 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
15.
Nayak: The Hero (1966)
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En route to Delhi to receive an award, a Bengali film star reevaluates his success through his fellow passengers, dreams and past experiences. (120 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
16.
Kanchenjungha (1962)
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An upper-class Bengali family is on vacation in Darjeeling, a popular hill station and resort near Kanchenjungha. (102 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
17.
The Zoo (1967)
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A detective is hired by a rich man as he suspects someone might kill him..But when he suicides,the case just begins.. (125 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
18.
The Adventures of Goopy and Bagha (1969)
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Goopy wants to sing, and Bagha wants to play the dhol. They meet accidentally and are helped by King of Ghosts... (132 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
19.
Days and Nights in the Forest (1970)
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A group of Calcutta city slickers, including the well-off Asim (Soumitra Chatterjee), the meek Sanjoy (Subhendu Chatterjee) and the brutish Hari (Samit Bhanja), head out for a weekend in the wilderness. (115 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
20.
Sikkim (1971 Documentary)
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An educational and controversial look into the Kingdom of Sikkim through the eyes of the greatest film maker from the Indian Sub-Continent, Satyajit Ray (55 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
21.
The Adversary (1970)
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A young college graduate is struggling to find a job. He lives in a flat with his younger, employed sister, revolutionary brother and widowed mother. The strain of the situation ultimately causes him to hallucinate. (110 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
22.
The Inner Eye (1972 Documentary)
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The life & works of a famous bengali artist named Benode Behari Mukherjee, who lost his eyesight completely, though he was one the pioneers of British Indian modern art. (22 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
23.
Distant Thunder (1973)
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As food shortages reach catastrophic proportions, Gangacharan attempts to preserve his privileged situation, while his generous wife, Ananga, conversely tries to help and support the community. (101 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
24.
Company Limited (1971)
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Chatterji is an ambitious and self-made young man who becomes the director of the company he works for. (110 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
25.
The Golden Fortress (1974)
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A young boy becomes a target for crooks, after he claims to remember his past life and mentions precious jewels in a golden fortress. (120 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
26.
Bala (1976 Documentary)
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The Documentary is portrait of a dancer of Bharata Natyam, Balasaraswati. Balasaraswati affectionately called Bala was one of the greatest exponents of Bharata Natyam. (31 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
27.
The Middleman (1976)
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A bright and idealistic young man steels himself for the dog-eat-dog business world, only to flounder in a job market packed with thousands of other hopefuls. (131 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
28.
The Chess Players (1977)
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Wazed Ali Shah is the ruler of one of the last independent kingdoms of India. The British, intent on controlling this rich country... (129 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
29.
Joi Baba Felunath: The Elephant God (1979)
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This is the second film about the detective Feluda (Soumitra Chatterjee) set in the holy city of Benares... (112 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
30.
Heerak Rajar Deshe (1980)
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The musical duo of Goopi and Bagha make a comeback when they are invited to play for a king. (118 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
31.
Pikoor Diary (1981 Short Film)
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A day in the life of a six year old child Pikoo in Calcutta. (26 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
32.
Deliverance (1981 TV Movie)
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Untouchable shoemender Dukhi comes to the Brahmin's and asks him to arrange his daughter's engagement... (45 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
33.
The Home and the World (1984)
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When the movie opens, a woman is recalling the events that molded her perspective on the world. Years ago... (140 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
34.
Sukumar Ray (1987 Documentary)
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The life and work of the writer Sukumar Ray, Satyajit Ray's father. Ray made this film as a tribute to celebrate the centenary of his birth. The film comprises still photographs and readings from Sukumar Ray's writings. (29 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
35.
An Enemy of the People (1989)
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In this adaption of the Ibsen stage play, an idealistic physician discovers that the town's hot springs are dangerously contaminated. But with the community relying on the spa for tourist dollars, his warnings to the falls for deaf ears. (99 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
36.
Branches of the Tree (1990)
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Four brothers converge around an ailing father. (130 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray
 
37.
The Stranger (1991)
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A well-off family is paid an unexpected, and rather unwanted, visit by a man claiming to be the woman's long-lost uncle... (120 mins.)
Director: Satyajit Ray