Buddhadeb Dasgupta
People  /  Published 11.02.22

Remembering late Buddhadeb Dasgupta, on his birth anniversary

That date from 2003 remains spotless, vivid, cherished! With dreams clinging to my hair like clouds, I went to Buddhadeb Dasgupta, the poet-film-maker whose film Charachar (In Shelter of Wings, 1992) ...
By Sohini Dasgupta

People  /  Published 11.06.21

The magic realism of misfits on screen

Eminent filmmaker and poet Buddhadeb Dasgupta, who had been battling kidney ailments for quite some time, died at his home in Calcutta early on Thursday, family members said. He was 77. After watchin...
By Anjan Dutt

Entertainment  /  Published 11.06.21

Celebs pay tribute to film-maker

“Grihojudhdho and Bagh Bahadur are an indispensable part of my Memory of Cinema. Even his last film Urojahaj bore the stamp of his class and poetry in every frame. Goodbye, Memory-maker,” ...
By Arindam Chatterjee

West Bengal  /  Published 10.06.21

Buddhadeb: The God of cinema and more

Actors and directors across the Hindi and Bengali film industry, including Prosenjit Chatterjee, Srijit Mukherji and Deepti Naval, remembered celebrated filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta as a "sensiti...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.06.21

Buddhadeb Dasgupta passes away

By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta


People  /  Published 29.12.18

Feels as if we can no longer live in this country

We are in the Dasguptas’ apartment in south Calcutta. The 75-year-old has just returned from an evening walk with his wife Sohini, who has been his assistant director in the last few films. The apar...
By Prasun Chaudhuri

West Bengal  /  Published 15.03.19

Director Anik Dutta feels a sense of vindication

The Supreme Court order on Bhobishyoter Bhoot has provided “a sense of vindication” to its maker, Anik Dutta.“Yes, there is a sense of vindication. It was great to see so many people spontaneous...
By A Staff Reporter in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 13.12.19

Strong women characters are necessary: Parno Mittra

She has always excelled in playing this super urban, chic girl. For Apur Panchali, Kaushik Ganguly found an Ashima in Parno Mittra. Ashima’s world revolved around her husband and she was madly in lo...
By Arindam Chatterjee

Arts  /  Published 06.03.20

Magic touch

In the midst of a volatile political situation and the fear growing in the minds of the living, music is perhaps the only magic touch which can make all the difference. The Buddhadeb Dasgupta foundati...
By Payel Sengupta

Entertainment  /  Published 13.11.19

Buddhadeb Dasgupta on Urojahaj and more, on the sidelines of KIFF 2019

Filmmaker and poet Buddhadeb Dasgupta took time out for a t2 chat on the sidelines of the Kolkata International Film Festival 2019. Excerpts:Your film Urojahaj was screened at the film fest’s Maest...
By Aniruddha Biswas in Calcutta


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