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”.

YearName of Awards
1958Padma Sri
1965Padma Bhushan
1976Padma Vibhushan
1992Bharat Ratna
1967Ramon Magsaysay Award
1992Oscar 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.YearUniversity
11973Delhi
21974London
31978Oxford
41978Visva Bharathi
51980Burdwan
61980Jadavpur
71981Benares
81981North Bengal
91985Calcutta
101987Rabindra Bharathi

for his contribution to Indian Cinema.

Publications

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

 

He was Editor of Sandesh.

Films

   TeleFilms:

No.YearFilm Name
11981Sadgati

 

 

   Documentaries:

No.YearFilm Name
11961Rabindranath Tagore
21964Two
31971Sikkim
41972The Inner Eye
51976Bala
61987Sukumar Ray

 

   Feature Films:

No.YearFilm Name
11956Pather Panchali
21956Aparajito
31958Jalsagar
41958Parash Pothar
51959Apur Sansar
61960Devi
71961Teen Kanya
81962Abhijan
91962Kanchanjunga
101963Mahanagar
111964Charulatha
121965Kapurush O Mahapurush
131966Nayak
141967Chirkhana
151968Goopy Gayan Bhaga Bayen
161970Aranyer din Ratri
171970Pratidhwandhi
181971Seemabaddha
191973Ashani Sank
201974Sonar Kella
211975Jana Aranya

 

221977Satranj ke Khilari

 

231978Jaibaba Felunath
241980Heerak Raja Deshe
251980Pikoo
261984Ghaire Bhaire
271989Ghansatru
281990Shaksha Proksha
291991Agantuk

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