Director Sujoy Ghosh to make a short film on the legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray.

Mar 24, 2017 - 06:59 hrs IST
Director Sujoy Ghosh to make a short film on the legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray.

Director Sujoy Ghosh of 'Kahani' fame is in the process of making a short film on the noted and legendary filmmaker, Satyajit Ray.

Satyajit Ray is widely regarded as one of the greatest film makers in Bollywood and has directed 36 films including feature films, short films and documentaries . He was a fiction writer, illustrator , composer and a film critic.

Sujoy Ghosh who has helmed films like ' Kahani 2' 'Durga Rani Singh' , 'Jhankar Beats' and his critically aclaimed film, ' Ahalya' and is excited to helm this short film on the filmmaker.
Satyajit Ray has authored several short stories and novels and is popular primarily for his stories keeping children in mind. Feluda, the sleuth, and professor Shonku , the scientist and a few of his science fiction stories are well known as he created fictional characters . The Legendary director's first film was ' Pather Panchali' which won him over 10 international awards. He also received many major awards for his film during his career in the film industry and in 1992 he was honoured the prestigious Bharat Ratna.