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Banerjee, Victor

Works: 52 works in 181 publications in 6 languages and 3,927 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Film adaptations  Historical films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Political films  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies  Social problem films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Victor Banerjee
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

48 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,423 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, becomes appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young girl
Shatranj ke khilari = Chess players by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in Urdu and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kingdom of Oudh has a gently decadent Nawab (king), who is busy being a poet, composer, singer, dancer, and choreographer, but not a ruler. Mirza and Mir are old friends, living in the capital city off ancestral wealth and taxes on their lands. As the king is obsessed with his artistic endeavors, the friends are obsessed with shatranj (chess). In 1856, the East India Company sends General Outram, the British Resident of Lucknow, to take over the kingdom, under the charge of misrule. The king dithers, the friends play chess. British troops march into the city; the king surrenders without a fight, and the friends remove to a distant village so they can play in peace
Ghare-bāire by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

22 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in Bengali and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A woman falls in love with her husband's boyhood friend and his political ideals
Hullabaloo over Georgie and Bonnie's pictures( Visual )

5 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In India, a young Maharaja, Georgie, and his sister, Bonnie, possess a collection of Indian miniature paintings. Two art collectors try to scam the artwork out of the Maharaja's hands while the collection's curator works both sides against each other
My brother-- Nikhil by Onir( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in Hindi and English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikhil Kapoor is state swimming champion in Goa, and the idol of his peers. Then, one night in 1989, he is arrested and becomes a social outcast who has tested positive for HIV/AIDS. His parents reject him - only his sister and his lover stand by him. The film follows Nikhil's quest to achieve something in life, to be happy and to be loved
Late Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Bengali and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stranger. Based on the filmmaker's own story, The Stranger involves a bourgeois couple who are taken off guard when a man claiming to be the wife's long-lost uncle sends word that he will be coming to stay with them after years of travel
Bhoot( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in Hindi and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite being told that the previous tenant jumped to her death, stock analyst Vishal takes a 12th-floor apartment in a Mumbai city-center block. His wife Swati starts to feel she's not alone, but goes about everyday chores. Then she begins sleepwalking. Vishal consults psychiatrist Dr. Rajan, while the couple's maid--who believes Swati is possessed--calls in Sarita, an exorcist. Meanwhile, other seemingly unrelated events take place around the building: the watchman is terrorized, one of the residents behaves erratically, and a murder occurs. Inspector Qureshi is sent to investigate. All the while, neither the psychiatrist nor the exorcist make much progress with Swati
Children of war : nine months to freedom( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in Hindi and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film sheds light on Bangladesh's 1971 war of independence and the atrocities committed against the Bengalis by the Pakistani military to suppress the liberation movement
Amartya Sen : a life reexamined( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the life and work of Amartya Sen, the first South Asian to win the 1998 Nobel Prize in Economics. The film is centered around a conversation between Sen and economist Kaushik Basu, a student of Sen, and is interspersed with interviews of other experts as well as footage of places connected with Sen's life
Joggers' park( Visual )

4 editions published in 2003 in Hindi and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Joggers Park, a young, vibrant girl, Jenny happens to meet a noted celebrity justice Chatterjee who comes into contact with her and observes the modern youth and its changing patterns in 2003, after spending 40 years of his life under the roofs of various courtrooms where morals, values & ethics form the base of the judiciary system
The Satyajit Ray collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Bengali and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gahashatru: A doctor living Chandipur, Bengal suspects that the source of an epidemic lies in the holy waters of a temple. Unfortunately, no one believes him, including his brother who works for the city water department, the temple's builder, and a newspaper editor
Sarkar raj( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anita Rajan, CEO of Sheppard Power Plant, wants to set up a power plant in rural Maharashtra. She journeys to Maharashtra to mobilize support for the plant, but things are not what they seem and Shankar's dream project gradually becomes part of a power struggle in a political minefield
Kal yug = Kala yuga = Kalyug( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Hindi and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the conflicts within an industrial dynasty in India, with events taking a tragic turn. Includes elements of the Mahabharata set in modern-day society
Arohan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The "Arohan" is remarkably true depiction of peasant farmers struggle under the bondage system and landlord's rule. Set in the post British rule in India this gripping story stars Om Puri in the peasant farmer's role which won him the Best Actor award in 1981"--Container
Joggers' park( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Justice J.P. Chatterjee has lived his life in a shell for the past 40 years. His life revolved around his duties as a Judge. He meets a beautiful young woman named Jenny, and is attracted to her. She needs his help in resolving complicated judicial matter. Chatterjee assists her by referring her to another lawyer. She complies with his instructions, wins the case, and proclaims Chatterjee as her fourth boyfriend. On the homefront, Chatterjee is asked to pronounce judgement on a male family who was involved in an extra-marital affair, little knowing that he himself will be judged by his family, when his affair with Jenny becomes public
Bow Barracks forever!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Hindi and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real life story of a tiny but resolute Anglo Indian community right in the heart of bustling north Kolkata trying desperately to keep alive its hopes, dreams, aspirations and its identity
Apne by Anil Sharma( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ex-championship boxer, accused of doping and forced to end his career, tries to force his two sons to box in order to clear his name
Foreign body( Visual )

3 editions published between 1986 and 2011 in English and French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this throwback to the style of the British sex comedies of the 1950s, an itinerant Indian poses as a doctor and soon finds all of the women dying to get him into bed. Little do they know that six months earlier he was a London bus conductor
La route des Indes by David Lean( Visual )

7 editions published between 1984 and 2013 in French and English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deux jeunes anglaises arrivent en Inde et sont frappées par l'extrême discrimination raciale qui y règne. Leur rencontre avec le bon Docteur Aziz les détourne provisoirement de ce sentiment d'intolérance. Mais l'une des deux filles est victime d'une agression : la nouvelle se répand très vite et suffit à mettre à feu un pays au bord de l'explosion
Tahaan Tahan( Visual )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Hindi and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tahaan živi skupaj z dedkom, mamo in starejšo sestro. Vsu upajo, da se bo nekega dne vrnil oče, ki je izginil neznano kam. Ko dedek umre zapusti družini dolgove, zato jim lokalni mogotec zapleni vse premoženje, tudi Tahaanovega oslička Birbala. On pa se je trdno odličil, da bo oslička dobil nazaj
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A passage to India
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Banerji, Victor

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Виктор Банерджи

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English (66)

Hindi (36)

Bengali (24)

French (5)

Urdu (4)

Spanish (1)