Satyajit Ray

Satyajit Ray's 'focus puller' Anil Ghosh, 80, faces major financial crisis; actor Prosenjit Chatterjee seeks help

Satyajit Ray's 'focus puller' Anil Ghosh, 80, faces major financial crisis; actor Prosenjit Chatterjee seeks help

According to several media reports, Ghosh is facing a major financial crisis and is losing his vision. He is 80.

We all are different in front of the camera and the other side of it: Ali Fazal

We all are different in front of the camera and the other side of it: Ali Fazal

In a candid chat, actor Ali Fazal talks about world cinema, his future projects, and his production company.

'I am looking for emotionally intimate films', shares Harsh Varrdhan Kapoor

'I am looking for emotionally intimate films', shares Harsh Varrdhan Kapoor

The 'Spotlight' actor talks about his quirky choice of films and why he likes to keep things low key in life

Writer Niren Bhatt fields the most controversial questions about the anthology, Ray

Writer Niren Bhatt fields the most controversial questions about the anthology, Ray

‘How to adapt and how much of the original to retain and in which way... it’s all prerogative of the writer,’ he says

I was sure people’s questions will be answered: Manoj Bajpayee on The Family Man 2 controversy

I was sure people’s questions will be answered: Manoj Bajpayee on The Family Man 2 controversy

The actor also talks about working in an anthology based on Satyajit Ray’s short stories

Vinci Da review: An unconvincing crime thriller

Vinci Da review: An unconvincing crime thriller

The film has its moments and a shocking twist too but that doesn’t fulfil the expectations raised by its solid opening sequence.

Ray review: An inconsistent anthology with a few moments that shine

Ray review: An inconsistent anthology with a few moments that shine

Abhishek Chaubey’s understanding of Ray’s world seems closest to the original works that were peppered with a strange shiny ordinariness ...Read More

‘At 24, I learnt that for the French, India is Satyajit Ray,’ says Manoj Bajpayee

‘At 24, I learnt that for the French, India is Satyajit Ray,’ says Manoj Bajpayee

The actor admits that he got introduced to the auteur only when he started doing theatre

Kachenjungha and Sikkim: For Satyajit Ray, the Hills were more than just a motif; he used it as a  storytelling device

Kachenjungha and Sikkim: For Satyajit Ray, the Hills were more than just a motif; he used it as a storytelling device

They were means to an end of bringing out complicated human emotions and native issues typical to a hill station

His literature for pre-teens and teens had profoundly affected me: Dibakar Banerjee on Satyajit Ray

His literature for pre-teens and teens had profoundly affected me: Dibakar Banerjee on Satyajit Ray

Sandeep Aur Pinky Faraar director, whose segment in the 2013 anthology, Bombay Talkies, was based on a Ray short story titled Patol Babu ...Read More

'3 Rays' book review: Take a sneak peek into Satyajit Ray's phenomenal literary world

'3 Rays' book review: Take a sneak peek into Satyajit Ray's phenomenal literary world

Apart from being a filmmaker, did you know Satyajit Ray was also an author? In fact, the literary genes run in his family — his father an...Read More

100 years of Satyajit Ray: Interesting facts about the Godfather of Indian cinema

100 years of Satyajit Ray: Interesting facts about the Godfather of Indian cinema

Some of Satyajit Ray's best works include The Apu Trilogy, The Music Room, The Big City and Charulata

Satyajit Ray Birth Centenary: A look at his involvement with children’s literature and films

Satyajit Ray Birth Centenary: A look at his involvement with children’s literature and films

Though it is impossible to fully fathom the works of the maestro, on Satyajit Ray’s 100th birth anniversary, here’s a look at his involve...Read More

Satyajit Ray's 100th Birth Anniversary: 5 classic movies by the legendary filmmaker

Satyajit Ray's 100th Birth Anniversary: 5 classic movies by the legendary filmmaker

Satyajit Ray found inspiration for his first film, Pather Panchali, while illustrating the children's version of the novel by Bibhutibhus...Read More

Satyajit Ray's 100th birth anniversary falls on May 2.  Sumit Paul dwells on the auteur's cinematic relevance in this age of the pandemic, blind faith & elevation of religion over reason

Satyajit Ray's 100th birth anniversary falls on May 2. Sumit Paul dwells on the auteur's cinematic relevance in this age of the pandemic, blind faith & elevation of religion over reason

Li Wenliang was the Chinese doctor who first attempted to warn the People’s Government about the perils of the coronavirus which was firs...Read More

Satyajit Ray Death Anniversary: 5 best movies by the legendary filmmaker

Satyajit Ray Death Anniversary: 5 best movies by the legendary filmmaker

Satyajit Ray is widely regarded as one of the greatest filmmakers in film history

CinemaScope: The astonishing viewership of dubbed films and Satyajit Ray’s Apu Trilogy in Maithili

CinemaScope: The astonishing viewership of dubbed films and Satyajit Ray’s Apu Trilogy in Maithili

Movies made in Indian regional languages are finally getting their deserving due and the viewers are now widely accepting the fact that I...Read More

100 years of Ray: ‘Continue to draw upon Satyajit Ray's work,’ says 'The White Tiger' director Ramin Bahrani

100 years of Ray: ‘Continue to draw upon Satyajit Ray's work,’ says 'The White Tiger' director Ramin Bahrani

American-Iranian director Ramin Bahrani was struck by the realism and humanism in the works of Satyajit Ray, and says he continues to ref...Read More

Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy finds closure with director Subhrajit Mitra’s Avijatrik: The Wanderlust of Apu

Satyajit Ray's Apu Trilogy finds closure with director Subhrajit Mitra’s Avijatrik: The Wanderlust of Apu

For many who have grown up watching a classic like the Apu Trilogy, a fourth addition to the series of films could seem like an unnecessa...Read More

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