Non-Hindi Indian films I liked

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1.
Being Cyrus (2005)
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"Being Cyrus" is a dark, comedic venture by the debutante director Homi Adajania that spins around the Sethnas - a Parsi family. (90 mins.)
Director: Homi Adajania
 
2.
Vanaja (2006)
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Vanaja, the 15 year old daughter of a financially troubled fisherman goes to work in the local landlady's house in hopes of learning Kuchipudi dance... (111 mins.)
 
3.
The Bong Connection (2006)
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The film is based on the lives of Bengali's across the world, especially on those settled abroad. It... (131 mins.)
Director: Anjan Dutt
 
4.
The Japanese Wife (2010)
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Pen pals decide to get married and carry-on a long-term relationship. (105 mins.)
Director: Aparna Sen
 
5.
Harishchandrachi Factory (2009)
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In 1913 India's cinema industry is born from Dadasaheb Phalke's efforts to make Raja Harishchandra, India's first feature-length B&W silent film. (96 mins.)
Director: Paresh Mokashi
 
6.
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
 
7.
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
 
8.
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
 
9.
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
 
10.
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
 
11.
Autograph (2010)
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The plot revolves around three lives - a superstar, a young director and a theatre actress - and how... (131 mins.)
Director: Srijit Mukherji
 
12.
Gandu (2010)
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Gandu is an angry young man who raps about his hatred of life, and of his mother. He and his rickshaw-puller friend enter the world of smack... (85 mins.)
Director: Kaushik Mukherjee, Q
 
13.
Malli (1998)
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A tribal girl searches for a magical blue stone that will cure her best friend's muteness. (90 mins.)
Director: Santosh Sivan
Stars: Shweta, Sweta
 
14.
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
 
15.
Frozen (2007)
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(109 mins.)
 
16.
Amu (2005)
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Amu is the story of an Indian American woman who returns to India. The film takes a dark turn as Kaju learns that a horrifying genocide that took place twenty years ago turns out to hold the key to her mysterious origins. (102 mins.)
Director: Shonali Bose
 
17.
Trishna (2011)
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The story of the tragic relationship between the son of a property developer and the daughter of an auto rickshaw owner. (117 mins.)
 
18.
Ship of Theseus (2012)
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The film explores questions of identity, justice, beauty, meaning and death through an experimental photographer, an ailing monk and a young stockbroker. (140 mins.)
Director: Anand Gandhi
 
19.
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
 
20.
Local Kung Fu (2013)
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Local Kung Fu's plot revolves around Charlie, "an ordinary boy from Guwahati with a delicate stomach", his girlfriend and a number of madcap characters such as a wannabe local don and a thief who is rumoured to roam naked.
 
21.
Sairat (2016)
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In interior Maharashtra, a fisherman's son and a local politician's daughter fall in love against the restrictions of caste hierarchy. (174 mins.)
Director: Nagraj Manjule