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Satyajit Ray (1921–1992)


Satyajit Ray was born in Calcutta on 2nd May 1921. His father, Sukumar Ray was an eminent poet and writer in the history of Bengali literature. In 1940, after receiving his degree in science and economics from Calcutta University he attended Tagore's Viswa-Bharati University. His first movie Pather Panchali (1955) won several International Awards ... See full bio »

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 2013 Feluda (Short) (original novel)
 2012 Jekhane Bhooter Bhoy (story)
 2011 Some Maana (Short) (adaptation)
 2011 Royal Bengal Rahasya (novel)
 2010 Gorosthane Sabdhan (novel)
 2008 Tintorettor Jishu (novel)
 2007 Kailashey Kelenkari (novel)
 2003 Bombaiyer Bombete (novel)
 2000 Dr. Munshir Diary (TV Movie) (based on a story by)
 1996 Baksha Rahasya (story)
 1995 Target
 1994 Uttoran (screenplay) / (story)
 1991 The Stranger (scenario) / (screenplay) / (story)
 1991 Goopy Bagha Phire Elo (story)
 1990 Branches of the Tree (screenplay) / (story)
 1989 An Enemy of the People (screenplay)
 1986 Kissa Kathmandu Kaa (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 1986)
 1984 The Home and the World (screenplay)
 1983 Phatik Chand (novel) / (screenplay)
 1981 Pikoor Diary (TV Short)
 1981 Deliverance (TV Movie) (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1980 The Kingdom of Diamonds (screenplay) / (story)
 1979 Joi Baba Felunath: The Elephant God (novel) / (screenplay)
 1977 The Chess Players (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1976 The Middleman (screenplay)
 1974 The Golden Fortress (screenplay) / (story)
 1973 Distant Thunder (screenplay)
 1972 The Inner Eye (Documentary short)
 1972 Company Limited (screenplay)
 1971 Sikkim (Documentary)
 1970 Baksa Badal (screenplay)
 1970 The Adversary (screenplay)
 1970 Days and Nights in the Forest (screenplay)
 1969 The Adventures of Goopy and Bagha (screenplay)
 1967 The Zoo (screenplay)
 1966 Nayak: The Hero (screenplay) / (story)
 1965 The Coward (screenplay)
 1965 The Holy Man (screenplay)
 1964 Charulata (scenario) / (screenplay)
 1963 The Big City (scenario) / (screenplay)
 1962 The Expedition (screenplay)
 1962 Kanchenjungha (story and screenplay)
 1961 Rabindranath Tagore (Documentary)
 1961 Teen Kanya (screenplay)
 1960 The Goddess (screenplay)
 1959 The World of Apu (screenplay)
 1958 Paras-Pathar (dialogue) / (screenplay)
 1958 The Music Room (script)
 1956 Aparajito (screenplay)
 1955 Pather Panchali (screenplay)
 1950 Chinnamul (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Continued running the Bengali childrens magazine 'Sandesh' started by his grandfather Mr. Upendrakishore Roy Chowdhury See more »

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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | 2 Articles | See more »

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Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)
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Trivia:

Member of the jury at the Venice Film Festival in 1982. See more »

Nickname:

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Star Sign:

Taurus

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