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Majumdar, Phani 1911-1994

Overview
Works: 19 works in 35 publications in 6 languages and 163 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Musical films  Legal films  Television mini-series  Romance films  Children's films  Comedy films 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Director
Classifications: BL1139.25, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Phani Majumdar
Ramayan( Visual )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in Hindi and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A video adaptation of the Indian epic poem Rāmāyaṇa, the story of Ram, the prince who was God
Kaajal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The wife (Meena Kumari) of an alcoholic (Raj Kumar) must go to her god-brother (Padmini) for financial help. His wife (Dharmendra) suspects the pair are having an affair. Can the couples prevent their marriages from failing?
Aarti = Āratī = Ārtī( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aarti is a doctor who believes that her skills should be used for the welfare of patients only. Her fiance, Dr. Prakash believes the opposite. One day, Aarti is saved from drowning by a poor unemployed youth, Deepak. They marry. Dr. Parkash keeps in touch with Aarti, and brings discord into their married life, so that Deepak asks Aarti to leave. Then Deepak has an accident, and Dr. Prakash is the only surgeon who can operate on him, and he agrees to do so on condition that Aarti surrenders herself to him forever
Meri surat teri ankhen = Merī sūrata terī āṅkheṃ = Merī ṣūrat terī āṅkhen( Visual )

2 editions published in 2008 in Hindi and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Raj Kumar is a wealthy businessman and dislikes everything ugly. When his wife, Kamla, becomes pregnant and gives birth to an ugly son, he asks the attending Dr. Mathur to inform his wife that their child was still-born. Dr. Mathur places the child in the hands of Rahmat and his wife, Naseeban, who welcome him with open arms. Rahmat teaches him music. Years later, Rahmat passes away, and informs Pyare that he is really a Hindu. Dr. Mathur fills in the rest of the blanks for Pyare, and arranges a song and dance play and hopes that Raj will overcome his dislike for his now-grown son. Pyarelal's love for a young woman and for his birth family are misconstrued and interpreted as evil. It is only posthumously that the nobility of his character and motives are discovered
Aakash deep( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Family drama about a man's ambitions and love
Hang Tuah by P. Ramlee( Visual )

6 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Malay and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of the legendary Hang Tuah, a Malay warrior in the court of the Malacca Sultanate
Anak ku Sazali by P. Ramlee( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in Malay and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hassan, an orphan, made a living as a boat boy. His love for music and the violin saw him through his difficult childhood, coupled with the love of Ani, his childhood sweetheart, and the friendship of Mansor, Ani's brother. Realizing that he had to make something of himself, he left the village together with Ani for Singapore. Once there, they married, and Hassan's musical talent landed him recording deals. Thus he made good his promise to provide for Ani financially. However, tragedy struck in the midst - Ani died in childbirth, leaving Hassan alone to raise Sazali. To ensure that his son will not go through the miserable life he had as a child, Hassan provided for his every need, to the point of overindulgence. Hence Sazali grew up spoilt, and eventually turned to a life of crime
Sarala viśvāsa = Simple faith( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a story by Ramkrishna Paramahans illustrates the power of faith and shows how it can lead a man to glimpse the supreme divine power
Savitri by Gustav Holst( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Savitri is a young woman of virtue married to a virtuous man Satyavan. When the god of death Yama, comes to take the life of her beloved husband, Savitri stands in the way. She follows Yama and engages him in conversation. Yama grants her any wish she wants except the life of Satyavan. Savitri agrees but manages to outwit Yama, forcing him to spare the life of her husband. This is one of the most popular stories in the epic Mahabharata
Faraar = Farāra( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faraar is the story of a man at large ... wanted by the law
Vīra purusha = Veer purush( Visual )

1 edition published in 1960 in Hindi and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a popular poem by Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore, Veer Purush is the story of a young boy Khoka. In reality he is weak but he dreams of bravely rescuing his mother from a gang of dacoits. In the end though Khokha laments about his fantasy never coming true, even as other such useless things happen all the time
Chambe di kali( Visual )

2 editions published in 1940 in Panjabi and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hang Tuah( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in Indonesian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hinshra naramundu sikharider dese by Phani Majumdar( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hiṃsra naramuṇḍa śikārīdera deśe by Phani Majumdar( Book )

1 edition published in 1986 in Bengali and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Black & white classics( Visual )

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

[DVD] 10. Half ticket: A kind-hearted playful young man drives his father crazy with his pranks and is asked to leave his home. After a series of odd jobs he filnds one in an electronics store where meets a girl and pretends to a half-witted boy to win her heart. When a diamond thief hides a diamond in his pocket he becomes the center of the search
Meena Kumari : six classic films( Visual )

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

[Disc 4.] Sahib bibi aur ghulam : A young man named Bhoot Nath works at a factory and lives with a very wealthy zamindar family of Bengal. The zamindar is married to a beautiful woman, but every night frequents brothels and dancing ladies. Bhoot Nath finds out that this man's wife is a very lonely woman, and they both come close, and soon form a platonic relationship. He also becomes friends with the daughter of the owner of the factory
Oonche log( Visual )

2 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in Hindi and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Revolves around a blind, retired major, his two sons, a brother to avenge his sister's death, and a worker at the major's residence
 
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Alternative Names
Majumadāra, Phaṇī, 1911-1994

Majumdar, Phani 1911-1994

Phani Majumdar 1911-1994

Phani Majumdar director de cine indio

Phani Majumdar Indiaas filmregisseur (1911-1994)

Phani Majumdar Indian film director

Phani Majumdar metteur en scène indien

Phanimajumdar 1911-1994

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