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Satyajit Ray, internationally famous Indian film producer-director, Bharat Ratna Award, passed away at the age of 70(23-April-1992)

Satyajit Ray

Birthdate : May 2, 1921(70)

Birthplace : Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Death : April 23, 1992(70)

Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Occupation : Film Director , Producer, screenwriter , Editor,Music composer of bengal cinema based on kolkata (1955-1992)

He was educated at Visva Bharathi University.

He produced and directed 28 features films, 1 telefilm and 6 documentaries in a span of four decades.

Award won by  Satyajit Ray :

He is the first Indian to be conferred all the four civilian awardsPadma Sri, Padma Bhushan, Padma Vibhushan, Bharat Ratna”.

 

Year Name of Awards
1958 Padma Sri
1965 Padma Bhushan
1976 Padma Vibhushan
1992 Bharat Ratna
1967 Ramon Magsaysay Award
1992 Oscar award for lifetime achievement

 

He also received Best Director award at National Film Festivals held at Delhi, Cannes, Edinburgh, Venice, Berlin, and Moscow award.

He also won the Dadasaheb Phalke award, Shantaram award, Vidyasagar award and Dadabhai Naoroji award.

Doctorates

He received Honorary Doctorates from:

No. Year University
1 1973 Delhi
2 1974 London
3 1978 Oxford
4 1978 Visva Bharathi
5 1980 Burdwan
6 1980 Jadavpur
7 1981 Benares
8 1981 North Bengal
9 1985 Calcutta
10 1987 Rabindra Bharathi

for his contribution to Indian Cinema.

Publications

 

No. Film Publication Name
1 Our Films
2 Their Films
3 Children Publication

 

He was Editor of Sandesh.

Films

   TeleFilms:

No. Year Film Name
1 1981 Sadgati

 

 

   Documentaries:

No. Year Film Name
1 1961 Rabindranath Tagore
2 1964 Two
3 1971 Sikkim
4 1972 The Inner Eye
5 1976 Bala
6 1987 Sukumar Ray

 

   Feature Films:

No. Year Film Name
1 1956 Pather Panchali
2 1956 Aparajito
3 1958 Jalsagar
4 1958 Parash Pothar
5 1959 Apur Sansar
6 1960 Devi
7 1961 Teen Kanya
8 1962 Abhijan
9 1962 Kanchanjunga
10 1963 Mahanagar
11 1964 Charulatha
12 1965 Kapurush O Mahapurush
13 1966 Nayak
14 1967 Chirkhana
15 1968 Goopy Gayan Bhaga Bayen
16 1970 Aranyer din Ratri
17 1970 Pratidhwandhi
18 1971 Seemabaddha
19 1973 Ashani Sank
20 1974 Sonar Kella
21 1975 Jana Aranya

 

22 1977 Satranj ke Khilari

 

23 1978 Jaibaba Felunath
24 1980 Heerak Raja Deshe
25 1980 Pikoo
26 1984 Ghaire Bhaire
27 1989 Ghansatru
28 1990 Shaksha Proksha
29 1991 Agantuk