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Sivan, Santosh

Overview
Works: 61 works in 202 publications in 9 languages and 3,620 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Musical films  Film adaptations  Film remakes  Biographical films  Romance films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  War films  Action and adventure films  Fiction 
Roles: Cinematographer , Director, Author, Photographer, Scenarist, Author of screenplay, Performer, Cartographer
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Santosh Sivan
Bride & prejudice by Gurinder Chadha( Visual )

22 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 1,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Jane Austen's classic novel, Pride and Prejudice, with a Bollywood twist. In Ammritsar, the determined Mrs. Bakshi sets out to find matches for her four daughters. Second sister, Lalita, meets American Will Darcy - is it love?
Before the rains( Visual )

18 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a British spice planter falls in love with his alluring servant, an idealistic young man finds himself torn between his ambitions and his family, his village, and his past. Loyalties are tested and destinies decided as two worlds collide
As̄oka by Santosh Sivan( Visual )

45 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of Emperor As̄oka, the grandson of Chandragupta Maurya who assended the throne of Magadha in the 3rd century B.C. To extend the borders of his kingdom, he wages one of the bloodiest wars in history with the neighboring kingdom of Kalinga, leaving it ravaged and devastated. Confronted by the aftermath of his conquest, As̄oka is overcome with remorse and renounces the path of war to dedicate his life to spreading the teachings of Buddhism. DVD
The terrorist = Theeviravaathi by Santosh Sivan( Visual )

28 editions published between 1998 and 2012 in 7 languages and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman is chosen to be a suicide bomber by her terrorist group. It is a high honor but can she go through with it?
Dil se by Maṇiratn̲am( Visual )

7 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in Hindi and Undetermined and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An impassioned love story involving a radio journalist venturing into militarily sensitive border territories who, en route, is love struck by a mysterious, elusive, intractable stranger. Despite his subsequent engagement to a vivacious and dynamic young woman, his obsession is revived when he reencounters the mystery woman. Suspense, dramatic tension, popular hit songs and artful camerawork accounted for this film's immediate box-office success
Vānaprastham = The last dance by Shaji Karun( Visual )

2 editions published between 1999 and 2002 in Hindi and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kunhikuttan is a Kathakali performer in a loveless marriage. When he meets and falls in love with Subhadra, a beautiful woman of a higher caste, they begin a love affair which is doomed from the start
Raavan( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A bandit leader kidnaps the wife of the policeman who killed his sister, but later falls in love with her
Fiza by Khalid Mohamed( Visual )

6 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A close-knit family of a widowed mother, her son and her daughter, are deeply affected by the Hindu-Muslim riots of 1992-93 in Bombay. The son disappears in street turbulence one night, and for six years his family has no news of him. His brave and determined sister tracks him down eventually, and learns many unpleasant socio-political truths in her tireless quest to understand the massacres and violence
Meenaxi : tale of 3 cities( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A popular writer develops writer's block. An enigmatic attractive girl, Meenaxi, inspires him to produce three tales set in three different beautiful locations - Hyderabad, Jaisalmer and Prague. The film explores "the relationship between art, the real and the imagined" (container)
Tahaan Tahan( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Hindi and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tahaan lives with his grandfather, mother and sister in Kashmir, his father has been msissing for over three years. After his grandfather's death, the local moneylander takes away the assets of the family including a donkey Birbal as repayment for a loan. Tahaan sets off in search of his favorite donkey. The doney has been sold to Sughan Darr who has taken it across the mountains
Urumi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chirakkal Kelu Nayanar sets on a mission to kill Vasco da Gama. But he faces lots of odds on his way to reach his target. He had to encounter many conflicts within the kinsmen, kings, ministers, peasants and Muslim warrior princess Ayesha of the famed Arackal Sultanat. He has a forte, a legendary golden Urumi, which is made from the ornaments of women and children, who were burnt alive by Vasco da Gama
The great father( Visual )

1 edition published in 2017 in Malayalam and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A malevolent police officer has a run-in with a man who owns a construction company, and who is trying hard to be a hero for his daughter
AIDS JaaGO( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Hindi and English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four short dramatic films about AIDS in India
Liebe lieber indisch by Gurinder Chadha( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in Undetermined and English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roja by Maṇiratn̲am( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in Tamil and Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Indian police officer, expert in computers and cryptography, comes to a South Indian village in search of a bride. He marries the younger sister of his original intended. Immediately after the wedding he is posted to embattled Kashmir. Just as the newlyweds are getting acquainted and beginning to fall in love, he is kidnapped by Kashmiri separatists. Delicate negotiations ensue, with his wife pleading with officials to recover her husband. The film makes an attempt to humanize the villains and ends on a strong Indian patriotic note. Award-winning music and lyrics
Barsaat : a sublime love story = Barasāta : e sublāi'ma lavastorī( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sublime love story of three young people caught in a vortex of love they have no control over. Love is what they must believe in, for that's what will see them through the stormiest of circumstances
Gardish = Gardiśa( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An honest constable has only one ambition, that his elder son become an inspector. Everything is working out fine until the constable goes against the underworld lord
N'CYP presents a Santosh Sivan picture Malli by Santosh Sivan( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Tamil and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Script of a Tamil motion picture
Moderne Gallerie Motion Pictures, New York, in association with Indian Image Production presents a Santosh Sivan picture Ṭerarisṭ by Santosh Sivan( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Tamil and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Script of a Tamil motion picture
Rudaali = Rudālī = Rudaali (the mourner)( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in Hindi and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A social drama emphasizing conventions of social roles and narrative development through conflict and cathartic resolution of a woman who becomes a "Rudaali" i.e. a professional mourner
 
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The terrorist = Theeviravaathi
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Cantōṣ Civan̲

Civan̲, Cantōṣ

Santosh Sivan.

Santosh Sivan director de cine indio

Santosh Sivan Indiaas director of photography

Santosh Sivan Indian film director

Santosh Sivan pemeran asal India

Santosh Sivan réalisateur et directeur de la photographie indien

Santosh Sivan regista e direttore della fotografia indiano

Sivan, Shantosh

Śivana, Santosha

Σαντός Σιβάν Ινδός σκηνοθέτης

Сантош Сиван

Սանտոշ Սիվան

סנטוש סיוואן במאי קולנוע הודי

سانتوش سیوان

سنتوش سیوان

संतोष सीवान

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