WorldCat Identities

Ghosh, Rituparno

Overview
Works: 52 works in 88 publications in 4 languages and 523 library holdings
Genres: Drama 
Roles: Director, Author of screenplay, Lyricist, Author, Actor, Film editor, Interviewee, Scenarist
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Rituparno Ghosh
 
Most widely held works by Rituparno Ghosh
Chokher bāli a passion play ( Visual )
6 editions published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set between 1902 and 1905, this is a story the deception and relationship manipulation involving four young people
Raincoat Renakoṭa ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two former lovers from a small town in Bihar meet again after six years on a rainy afternoon in Calcutta
Dosar The companion ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2008 in Bengali and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of one woman changes forever when a car accident leaves her husband in the hospital and his female passenger dead, and leads to a discovery that could damage the woman's marriage
The last Lear ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harry, a 65-year-old retiree, spends his days making a doorbell that only Einstein can ring and chanting Shakespeare. He lives for acting, loves theatre, adores Shakespeare and absolutely detests cinema. So what happens when Siddharttha, a film director, is the only one to figure out Harry's doorbell?
Raincoat by Rituparno Ghosh( Visual )
12 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manoj vient à Calcutta pour quêter de l'argent auprès de ses amis d'enfance. Honteux de devoir recourir à l'aumône pour survivre, il se sent perdu dans cette grande ville. Un après-midi, il rend visite à Neerja, son premier amour qui, six ans plus tôt, l'a éconduit pour épouser un homme riche. Elle le reçoit dans une maison bourgeoise, toute de soie vêtue. Mais au fil des heures, Manoj va se rendre compte que les apparences sont souvent bien trompeuses
Chokher Bãli a passion play = Cokhera bāli ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Hindi and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Binodini is a beautiful and educated woman who is struggling to free herself from the oppression of widowhood. Widowed within a year of marriage, she moves into Mahendra's house as a companion to his mother. There she meets Mahendra's wife, Ashalata and his brother, Behari, who is in and out of the house, Mehendra and Behari were both offered her hand in marriage and had refused. Binodini sees the husband, the home and marital bliss that could have been hers and seduces Mahendra through the innocent medium of Asha. Asha and Binodini soon become inseperable. Among these four develops a forbidden attraction
Bāṛioẏāli Bariwali = The lady of the house ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2005 in Bengali and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bonolata lives with her servants in a large, empty house. The environment is tainted by the sorrow of many deaths and we experience her vast sadness as she drifts about the mansion and grounds. It is a welcome relief to suddenly have activity in the house and as she becomes more attracted to the film's director, her heart begins to open. She is anxious for information once the crew departs, and is devastated when she receives disturbing news about the film
Khela ( Visual )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Kolkata-based Sheela Bhowmik feels isolated and neglected, and decides to leave her busy film-maker husband, Raja, to spend sometime with her friend, Renu, her mom, and then subsequently travels to Kashmir to spend some time by herself. Raja gets involved in a new movie depicting the life of Gautam Buddh, and is on the look-out for a male child to play the character. He does find one, a young school-going lad, Abhirup Mitra; introduces him to the Producer, Vikram; as well as other crew including beautiful Anjali, who has a crush on Raja. Neither Vikram, Anjali nor any of the crew are aware that Raja is the prime suspect in the abduction of Abhirup
Utsab ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2001 in Bengali and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The two middle-aged daughters of Bhagabati gather with their families in their old home to celebrate Durga Puja. But what seems like a celebration is in fact a seething cauldron of family tenions as each daughter brings along her own baggage of problems."--Container
Titli the first monsoon day ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Bengali and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chance encounter with a Bollywood superstar, the object of a teenage girl's crush, changes the lives of the girl and her mother forever
Śubha maharat̲a ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Bengali and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After 20 years, Padmini, a retired film star comes to India from the US to launch her second husband Sambit as the director of his debut film in Kolkata. Kakoli, the proposed heroine of the film, is infamous for her narcotics addiction. On the first day of the shoot, Mallika, an aspiring journalist who lives with Rangapishima, her widowed aunt, appears for her maiden film assignment. Mallika accompanies Kakoli home after the shoot for an exclusive interview, only to remain the lone witness to Kakoli's sudden accidental death. The media is ripe with assumptions, and the police are misled with ever-changing clues. At this point a second death occurs. Rangapishima, an avid fan of Padmini, intervenes and conducts an investigation of her own, setting the stage for a complex dramatic narrative
Dahana = Crossfire ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in Bengali and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on fact, this film depicts the events in the lives of two women after a trauma, in which one woman helps the other, attacked by some goons attempting rape. The victim was housewife in a middle class Bengali family in Kolkata, India. The film portrays the changed perception of their own familes and the society at large, both for the victim, and her saviour
Kashma kash ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Hindi and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ramesh and his friend's sister Hemanalini love each other, but Ramesh has to marry another girl due to pressure from his family
Cokhera bāli Chokher Bãli ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Bengali and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Binodini is a beautiful and educated woman who is struggling to free herself from the oppression of widowhood. Widowed within a year of marriage, she moves into Mahendra's house as a companion to his mother. There she meets Mahendra's wife, Ashalata and his brother, Behari, who is in and out of the house, Mehendra and Behari were both offered her hand in marriage and had refused. Binodini sees the husband, the home and marital bliss that could have been hers and seduces Mahendra through the innocent medium of Asha. Asha and Binodini soon become inseperable. Among these four develops a forbidden attraction
Chokher bāli by Rituparno Ghosh( Visual )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set between 1902 and 1905, this is a story the deception and relationship manipulation involving four young people
Asukha ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1999 in Bengali and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film profiles the dilemma of a popular female filmstar. At a delicate point in her life, rejected by her fiance in love, she starts doubting everyone around her, including her parents. The film portrays the malaise of an actress trying to balance multiple pressures in her life
Titali ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Bengali and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film captures the growing up crushes and sensitivity of teenaged girls. It also portrays mother-daughter relationship. The girl has a crush on a filmstar, who happened to be the former lover of her mother
Uniśe Eprila ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Bengali and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A famous dancer's profound dedication to her career alienates her from her husband and daughter. Her only daughter gets very lonely and cannot open up to her after she lost her father at a very tender age. She grows up to be a medical doctor, but could not become close to her mother. The film explores nuances of mother-daughter relationship and the conflicts of creative, professional women
Raincoat a film by Rituparno Ghosh by Debojyoti Mishra( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in Hindi and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two former lovers from a small town in Bihar meet again after six years on a rainy afternoon in Calcutta
Uneese April Nineteenth April ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in Bengali and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A medical student, Aditi, returns to visit her mother in Calcutta. She has spent most of her childhood at a boarding school and doesn't know much about her parents, particularly her father who died when she was young. Her mother Sarojini, a noted dancer, is preparing to receive an important prize. The girl is still obsessed with the loss of her father and as his death anniversary approaches, she becomes increasingly despondent; something her mother fails to notice as she is caught up in the brouhaha surrounding the award. A tragedy catches the mother's attention and finally mother and daughter make their peace
 
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Alternative Names
Ghoṣa, Ṛtuparṇa 1963-2013
Ghosh, Rituporno
Ghosh Rituporno 1963-2013
Ghosha, R̥tuparṇa
Ghoshe, Rituparna
Ghoshe Rituparna 1963-2013
Rituparno Ghosh.
Rituparno Ghosh 1963-2013
Ṛtuparṇa Ghoṣa 1963-2013
R̥tuparṇa Ghosha
Languages
Hindi (26)
Bengali (22)
English (6)
German (1)