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Kalpana Lajmi (1954–2018)

Kalpana Lajmi was an important figure in Indian feminist filmmaking who unfortunately had to cut short her career as a director after twenty years (1986-2006)to take care of her husband, the Assamese poet, singer and composer Bhupen Hazarika with whom she had partnered in production ..Daughter of painter Lalita Lajmi from whom she may have gotten ... See full bio »


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Ek Pal Director
Chingaari Director
Rudaali Director


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 2006 Chingaari (as Kalpana Lazmi)
 2003 Kyon? (as Kalpana Lazmi)
 2001 Daman: A Victim of Marital Violence (as Kalpana Lazmi)
 1998 Dawn (TV Series)
 1993 Rudaali
 1988 Lohit Kinare (TV Series) (as Kalpana Lazmi)
 1986 Ek Pal (as Kalpana Lazmi)
 1981 Along the Brahmaputra (Documentary) (as Kalpana Lazmi)
 1979 A Work Study in Tea Plucking (Documentary) (as Kalpana Lazmi)
 1978 D.G. Movie Pioneer (Documentary) (as Kalpana Lazmi)
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 2006 Chingaari (dialogue - as Kalpana Lazmi) / (screenplay - as Kalpana Lazmi)
 2001 Daman: A Victim of Marital Violence (as Kalpana Lazmi)
 1993 Rudaali (written by)
 1986 Ek Pal (screenplay)
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 2006 Chingaari (producer - as Kalpana Lazmi)
 2003 Kyon? (producer - as Kalpana Lazmi)
 1986 Ek Pal (producer)
 1983 Mandi (assistant director - as Kalpana Lazmi)
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 1977 Bhumika (costume assistant)

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Mother Lalitha Lajmi starred as herself in Like Stars on Earth (2007). See more »

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