Prabhat Roy

Prabhat Roy (Bengali: প্রভাত রায়; born in Jamshedpore, in 1946) is a former Indian director who is known for his work in Bengali cinema.[2][3] He received several awards including two National Awards.

Prabhat Roy
NationalityIndian
OccupationFilm maker[1]
Notable work
  • Shwet Paatharer Thala
  • Sandhyatara
  • Lathi
Awards

He began his career as an assistant director in the early 1970s. His directorial venture Pratidan (1983) was a box office success.[4]

AwardsEdit

Award Year Category Film Result Ref.
National Award 1993 Best Feature Film on Family Welfare Shwet Pathorer Thala Won [5]
1997 Lathi Won [6]
  • BFJA AWARD, ANANDOLOK AWARD, And many others with
  • Kalakar Awards[7]

FilmographyEdit

As a directorEdit

Year Title Cast Note Ref.
Feature film TV series
1983 Protidan Sharmila Tagore, Ranjit Mullick, Victor Banerjee, Nasiruddin Shah
1985 Bandhan Anjana Sharmila Tagore [8]
1986 Zindagani Mithun Chakraborty [9]
1987 Pratikar Chiranjeet Chakraborty, Shakuntala Barua, Victor Banerjee, Madhabi Mukherjee, Satabdi Roy, Debashree Roy, Biplab Chatterjee
1988 Pratik Chiranjeet Chakraborty, Soumitra Chatterjee, Raakhee, Tapas Paul, Roopa Ganguly
1989 Aamar Shapath Prasenjit Chatterjee, Shatabdi Roy
1989 Agnitrishna Chiranjeet Chakraborty, Ranjit Mallick, Madhabi Mukherjee, Roopa Ganguly, Satabdi Roy
1989 Hum Intezaar Karenge
1989 Pronomi Tomay Arjun Chakraborty, Reshma Singh, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Sumitra Mukherjee, Biplab Chatterjee
1990 Papi Chiranjeet Chakraborty, Debashree Roy, Abhishek Chatterjee, Pallavi Chatterjee. Dipankar Dey
1992 Anutap Raj Babbar, Debashree Roy, Rabi Ghosh, Anup Kumar. Soumitra Banerjee
1992 Shwet Paatharer Thala Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Aparna Sen, Rituparna Sengupta, Indrani Haldar [10]
1993 Duranta Prem Dipak Sen, Chandana Sen, Tapas Paul, Rachna Banerjee
1994 Sandhyatara Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Debashree Roy, Manoj Mitra, Uttam Mohanty, Sumanta Mukherjee [11]
1995 Andolan Rituparna Sengupta
1996 Lathi Victor Banerjee, Soumitra Chatterjee, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Debashree Roy, Rituparna Sengupta, Dulal Lahiri [12]
1997 Joddha Chiranjeet, Debashree Roy, Tapas Paul, Abhishek Chatterjee, Priyanka Trivedi, Sabyasachi Chakraborty
1997 Sedin Chaitramas Sanjib Das Gupta, Indrani Dutta, Chiranjeet Chakraborty
1999 Khelaghar Supriya Devi, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Rituparna Sengupta, Sreelekha Mitra
1999 Sudhu Ekbar Bolo Prosenjit Chatterjee, Rituparna Sengupta, Mouli Ganguly
1999 Tumi Ele Tai Victor Banerjee, Prosenjit Chatterjee, Rituparna Sengupta, Tapas Paul
2000 Shesh Thikana
2005 Ek Mutho Chhabi
2005 Manik
2005 Shubhodrishti
2006 Priyotama
2007 Pitribhumi
2010 Hangover
2011 Bhorer Alo
2015 Birat 22 [13]


  • He also directed 16 telefilms & 3 TV Series.

Assistant DirectorEdit

ActorEdit

Chief Assistant DirectorEdit

  • Balika Badhu, Amanush, Ananda Ashram, AnAnusandhan

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "'Cosmic Sex' was refused screening at Nandan for aesthetic reasons, says director Prabhat Roy". The Times of India. Retrieved 7 March 2020.
  2. ^ "Prabhat Roy movies, filmography, biography and songs - Cinestaan.com". Cinestaan. Retrieved 14 August 2019.
  3. ^ "Prabhat Roy - Calcutta - Events - Society - Indiatimes Photogallery". indiatimes.com. Retrieved 14 November 2008. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  4. ^ "Prabhat Roy". www.seventymm.com. Archived from the original on 7 March 2008. Retrieved 14 November 2008. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  5. ^ "40th National Film Awards". International Film Festival of India. Archived from the original on 2 June 2016. Retrieved 14 August 2019.
  6. ^ "44th National Film Awards". International Film Festival of India. Archived from the original on 5 May 2014. Retrieved 14 August 2019.
  7. ^ "List of Kalakar award winners" (PDF). Kalakar awards. Retrieved 2 October 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)[permanent dead link]
  8. ^ "Bandhan Anjana". Bollywood Hungama. Retrieved 12 March 2020.
  9. ^ "Zindagani". YouTube. Retrieved 15 March 2020.
  10. ^ "Shwet Paathorer Thala". YouTube. Retrieved 15 March 2020.
  11. ^ "Sandhyatara (1994)". Cinestaan. Retrieved 15 March 2020.
  12. ^ "Lathi". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 March 2020.
  13. ^ "Zee Bangla Orginials' thriller Birat 22 to air on November 8". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 March 2020.

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