Today is legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray’s birth anniversary. He was a man, whose vision and creation were several light years ahead of his time. Satyajit Ray was widely considered one of the greatest filmmakers of all times.
Also, his work such as “The Apu Trilogy”, “The Music Room”, “The Big City” and “Charulata” are till date missed.
Paying an owe to the legendry filmmaker, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui took to his social media profile. And also, wrote a heartfelt note, it read, “The Man who made the whole World of Cinema talk about India. The Mozart of Film Making. His cinema on realistic people & very local subjects and it was appreciated globally. In truth, he was the one who made the Local go Global. Wishing A Very Happy Birth Anniversary to the thespian of Film Making, the Legendary #SatyajitRay”
Bengali actor Tota Roy Choudhary, known for movies like Te3n, Kahaani 2, Indu Sarkar and more, shared a beautiful note. It reads, “Ray of inspiration, Ray of uniqueness, Ray of artistic excellence, Ray of light, which shines through only once, in a 100 years. Birth anniversary of the Maestro, Sri #SatyajitRay”
Ray directed 36 films, including feature films, documentaries and shorts. Also, authored several short stories and novels, primarily for young children and teenagers.
Ray’s first film, Pather Panchali (1955), won eleven international prizes. He also won the inaugural Best Human Document award at the 1956 Cannes Film Festival..
Source – NewsHelpline