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Chatterjee, Anil 1928-

Overview
Works: 35 works in 103 publications in 4 languages and 1,066 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Religious films  Motion pictures  Social problem films  Internet videos  Musical films  War films  Film trailers 
Roles: Actor, Performer, Narrator, Author
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Anil Chatterjee
Mahanagar = The big city by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

29 editions published between 1964 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set in mid-1950s Calcutta and directed by Satyajit Ray, this story follows the personal triumphs and frustrations of Arati, who decides, despite the initial protests of her bank-clerk husband, to take a job to help support their family. With remarkable sensitivity and attention to the details of everyday working-class life, Ray gradually builds a powerful human drama that is at once a hopeful morality tale and a commentary on the identity of the contemporary Indian woman
Meghe ḍhākā tārā = Cloud-capped star by Ritwikkumar Ghatak( Visual )

12 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in Bengali and English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bengali drama about a refugee family in Calcutta in the 1950s, about a sister struggling to support her siblings and her elderly father on the outskirts of the poverty stricken city. The film, widely regarded as a masterpiece, is introduced by Ritaban Ghatak, son of the late director Ritwik Ghatak
Teen kanya = Two daughters by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

21 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Postmaster', is a story of the tender bond that develops between Nandalal, a city bred young man who arrives in a small village as a postmaster and Ratan, a pre-adolescent orphan girl, who is his housekeeper/maid
Tina kanyā = Three daughters( Visual )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in Bengali and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'The Postmaster', is a story of the tender bond that develops between Nandalal, a city bred young man who arrives in a small village as a postmaster and Ratan, a pre-adolescent orphan girl, who is his housekeeper/maid. The second story, 'The Lost Jewels', is about a young wife who is obsessed with jewels and constantly nags her husband for more. The tale of the husband and wife is recounted by the village schoolteacher to a hooded man. The third story 'The conclusion' is a romance that traces the slapstick courtship of a somber young scholar and the high-spirited young woman he hopes to tame
Two daughters : two stories by Rabindrananth Tagore ; Satyajit Ray Productions presents ; produced, written, music & directed by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in Bengali and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two stories "The Postmaster" and "The Conclusion" express the hungers, pains and joys of youth in terms of compassionate understanding and truth. This is the international release version, missing the third story adapted in the Indian version
The Satyajit Ray collection( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Bengali and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nayak: "En route to an award ceremony, a famous and egocentric Bengali movie star finds that he is compelled to re-evaluate his life after encountering a disapproving young journalist (Sharmila Tagore)."--Container
Paar = Pāra( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in Hindi and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As darkness falls in a small village in Bihar, the landlord's henchmen set the huts of poor harijan labourers on fire; people are pulled out of their hiding places and gunned down. In the cover of darkness, only a handful escape the holocaust, among them, Naurangia and his pregnant wife, Rama. Their odyssey takes them ultimately to Calcutta. The government has announced compensation for the victims of the massacre. Fed up of being on the run, Naurangia wants to go back to the village. However, Rama is reluctant, as she fears for their lives, Naurangia spends days futilely looking for employment. At the end of one more long and hopeless day, Naurangia is offered an absurd job. A herd of swine has to be delivered to the other side of the river. The ferries refuse to take animals on board. So the herd must be manually driven across. Rama is at first scared of the wide river in front of them. What if she loses the baby? But Naurangia is adamant. On this side of the river there is hunger - on the other, money to take them home. They have no choice
Suddenly one day( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Hindi and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One evening, in the midst of torrential rains, professor Shashanka goes out for a walk and fails to return. As the evening stretches into days and the days into weeks with no sign of him, the member of his family struggle both to regain their footing and to understand what might have caused him to leave
Komal gandhar by Ritaban Chatak( Visual )

2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in Bengali and English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of two rival touring theater companies in Bengal
Hāramoniẏāma = Harmonium( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in Bengali and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A harmonium belonging to the daughter of a former landlord is sold turn by turn to various persons and each time unfolds a new story. At the end, the owner gets it back
Two daughters : two stories by Rabindrananth Tagore ; [presented by] Satyajit Ray Productions ; sole distributors, Chhayabani Private Limited ; Janus Films ; produced, written, music & directed by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in Bengali and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two stories "The Postmaster" and "The Conclusion" express the hungers, pains and joys of youth in terms of compassionate understanding and truth
Sandhyādīpera śikhā( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Bengali and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The effect of war on a family
Kanchenjunga( Visual )

in Bengali and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film was Satyajit's first original screenplay. It depicts a real time event of 100 minutes on screen, quite ahead of its time. Indranath Choudhuri and his family, a wealthy family of Calcutta's industrial bourgeoisie, are on vacation in Darjeeling, at the foot of Mt. Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak of the Himalayas, The family members are dominated by the father Choudhuri, who expects all of them to obey his will. Several long walks, embellished by long conversations, sow various seeds of crisis in the family's midst, e.g. a couple breaks up when the younger daughter rejects the staid, respectable engineer her father wants her to marry. Instead, she seems attracted to Asok, a young student of modest means who has the nerve to refuse the job offered to him by Choudhuri
Dīpa jbele yāi( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in Bengali and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Radha, a nurse at a mental hospital, is asked by the head doctor to try an experimental technique with a somewhat amnesiac, depressed inmate. She has to pretend to be in love with him to bring him back to normal
Sagina( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in Undetermined and Hindi and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Set against the backdrop of World War KK, Sagina is the sotry of a man whom neither his British employer nor the British police can break
Nima Annapūrṇā = Bitter morsel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in Bengali and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This somber drama follows the troubles of a rural family who moves to the big city to have a better life. Although the family is poor, they provide lodging for an old beggar while the unemployed husband searches for work. The youngest girl steals birdseed from a parrot, while the eldest girl is close to trading sex for food. The wife believes the beggar is hiding something and finds a bag of rice in his room. The beggar dies, and the wife cooks the rice for her family. Although she has provided for her family, her feelings of guilt about the old man prevent her from keeping her food down
Nirjana saikate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Bengali and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four widows and a young woman befriend a writer on a train ride to Puri. The young woman has been jilted, and the writer is in a position to lend a sympathetic ear to her and the other four women
Mahānagara( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in Bengali and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For the Mazumdar family, a woman's place is in the home. But when debts threaten to engulf the family, Arati hints that she should get a job. Surprisingly, she likes working as a saleswoman, and is slowly transformed by the freedom and respect--as well as the money--she earns
Devi by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in Bengali and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Goddess (originally titled 'Devi'), Doyamoyee is left alone with her husband's ageing father-in-law, a devoted follower of the goddess Kali. One evening, the aging widower she cares for has a dream that she is an avatar of Kali, and must be worshipped. Word spreads, and others come to believe that she is an incarnation of the deity. Hearing this alarming news, her husband, Umprasad, returns only to find Doyamoyee herself beginning to believe that she is an avatar; a belief which soon turns to tragedy
Mahanagar by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Bengali and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Anil Chatterjee 1928-

Anil Chatterjee acteur indien

Anil Chatterjee actor indio

Anil Chatterjee attore indiano

Anil Chatterjee Indiaas acteur (1929-1996)

Anil Chatterjee Indian actor

Anil Chatterjee indisk skådespelare

Anil Chatterjee indisk skodespelar

Anil Chatterjee indisk skuespiller

Anil Chattopadhyay indischer Schauspieler des bengalischen Films

Chatterji, Anil 1928-1996

Chatterji Anil 1929-1996

Chattopadhyay, Anil

Chattopadhyay, Anil 1928-

Chattopadhyay, Anil 1928-1996

Chattopadhyay Anil 1929-1996

Анил Чаттерджи

Languages
Bengali (71)

Hindi (8)

English (4)

French (2)

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