Bangla Language movies, mostly from India. Bangladeshi movies are somehow hard to find..
The List starts off with a selection of contemporary movies, then three movies based on stories by Rabindranath Tagore, followed by films of famous bengali directors:
Mrinal Sen, Ritwik Ghatak and Satyajit Ray.
A pregnant woman's search for her missing husband takes her from London to Kolkata, but everyone she questions denies having ever met her husband. (122 mins.)
An ex-cop is hired to track down a serial killer who carries out his killings according to Bengali poetry. (120 mins.)
Based in Hridaypur, Police Officer Dibakar Singha lives a wealthy lifestyle with his parents, grandmother... (150 mins.)
The plot revolves around three lives - a superstar, a young director and a theatre actress - and how... (131 mins.)
The movie is about a poet and singer Lalon Fakir who belongs to a cult called baul and who believes and inculcates that the value of a human being is above the narrow belief of religions.
The Diamond Ring
Gandharva Kumar reveals a long-forgotten secret wherein he claims to be heir to the family property to Ratanlal Babu. (111 mins.)
Anoop studies law in Calcutta, while his widowed mom in a small town in West Bengal. He has a sister...
Choker Bali: A Passion Play
The book, Binodini, is the story of a young woman, who is left to her own devices when her sickly husband dies soon after they are married... (167 mins.)
Rahmat a middle-aged fruit seller from Afghanistan, comes to Calcutta to hawk his merchandise and befriends a small Bengali girl called Mini. (116 mins.)
Months after an accident following his marriage, a husband finds that the veiled woman he brought home is not his wife. (135 mins.)
The Case Is Closed
The servant boy, a minor, engaged in a middle class family dies mysteriously locked in a kitchen. (99 mins.)
It begins like a fairy tale. It starts with a ritual. A bard appears on the screen and sings.Glory be... (124 mins.)
The Cloud-Capped Star
A selfless young woman (Supriya Choudhury) sacrifices her own happiness for her unappreciative family. (126 mins.)
The Golden Thread
A man (Abhi Bhattacharya) opposes the love between his sister and the orphan (Satindra Bhattacharya) they adopted years earlier. (143 mins.)
A River Called Titas
A 1973 Bangladeshi film it describes the life of the fishermen on the bank of the Titas River in Brahmanbaria, Bangladesh. (159 mins.)
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.)
Following his father's death, a boy leaves home to study in Calcutta, while his mother must face a life alone. (110 mins.)
The World of Apu
This final installment in Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy, follows Apu's life as an orphaned adult aspiring to be a writer as he lives through poverty, and the unforeseen turn of events. (105 mins.)
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.)
Chatterji is an ambitious and self-made young man who becomes the director of the company he works for. (110 mins.)
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.)