Ritwik Ghatak (1925-1976)

Ritwik GhatakRitwik Ghatak scripted 17 feature films of which nine were released and eight were abandoned. He did minor roles in six feature films including three of his own - 'Subarnarekha', 'Titash Ekti Nadir Naam' and 'Jukti Takko Aar Gappo'. His first film was 'Bedeni'. He had to abandon this due to a camera-flaw. He had to give up many projects. Among them is his abandoned documentary on Indira Gandhi in 1972. He made an ad film for Imperial Tobacco to complete 'Subarnarekha'. Other memorable films he had to abandon are 'Kato Ajanarey' (1959) and 'Bagalaar Bangadarshan' in 1964-65. The most creative period in Ritwik's career was between 1952 and 1967. It began with 'Nagarik', followed by 'Ajantrik', 'Bari Thekey Paliye', 'Meghe Dhaka Tara', 'Komal Gandhar' and 'Subarnarekha'. Among his memorable documentaries are 'Orson' (1955), 'Ustad Allauddin Khan' (1963), 'Fear' (1964-65) and 'Scientists of Tomorrow' (1967). He wrote the story of Bimal Roy's 'Madhumati'.

(Mini Biography by journalist and author Shoma A Chatterji. She has authored 16 published books of which seven are on cinema, five are on gender issues, three are short fiction and one is urban history. Shoma has won the National Award for the Best Writing on cinema twice. Her lucid narratives reflect her immense knowledge and passion for movies.)

 

 

Actor
1.Jukti Takko Aar Gappo DVD  (1974)Angel VideoRs.399Add to Cart
2.Jukti Takko Aar Gappo VCD  (1974)Angel VideoRs.299Add to Cart
3.Ritwik Ghatak (Jukti Takko Aar Gappo / Titas Ekti Nadir Naam / Ganga) [3 DVD Pack] DVD Angel VideoRs.999Add to Cart
4.Ritwik's Black & White Magic (Meghey Dhaka Tara / Subarna-Rekha / Komal Gandhar / Nagarik) [4 Disc Set] DVD MaxRs.899Out of Stock
5.Subarna-Rekha DVD  (1965)MaxRs.299Out of Stock
6.Subarna-Rekha VCD  (1965)MaxRs.199Add to Cart
7.Titas Ekti Nadir Naam DVD  (1973)Angel VideoRs.399Add to Cart
8.Titas Ekti Nadir Naam VCD  (1973)Angel VideoRs.299Add to Cart

Director
1.Ajantrik VCD  (1958)Shradha Home VideoRs.99Add to Cart
2.Ajantrik DVD  (1958)Shradha Home VideoRs.254Add to Cart
3.Bari Thekey Paliye DVD  (1958)Shradha Home VideoRs.254Add to Cart
4.Bari Thekey Paliye VCD  (1958)Shradha Home VideoRs.99Add to Cart
5.Classics by Ritwik Ghatak and Tapan Sinha (Ajantrik / Bari Theke Paliye / Nirjan Saikate / Louha Kapat) [4 Disc Set] DVD Shradha Home VideoRs.599Add to Cart
6.Jukti Takko Aar Gappo VCD  (1974)Angel VideoRs.299Add to Cart
7.Jukti Takko Aar Gappo DVD  (1974)Angel VideoRs.399Add to Cart
8.Komal Gandhar DVD  (1961)MaxRs.299Add to Cart
9.Komal Gandhar VCD  (1961)MaxRs.199Add to Cart
10.Meghey Dhaka Tara DVD  (1960)MaxRs.299Add to Cart
11.Meghey Dhaka Tara VCD  (1960)MaxRs.199Add to Cart
12.Nagarik VCD  (1952)MaxRs.199Add to Cart
13.Nagarik DVD  (1952)MaxRs.299Add to Cart
14.Ritwik Ghatak (Jukti Takko Aar Gappo / Titas Ekti Nadir Naam / Ganga) [3 DVD Pack] DVD Angel VideoRs.999Add to Cart
15.Ritwik's Black & White Magic (Meghey Dhaka Tara / Subarna-Rekha / Komal Gandhar / Nagarik) [4 Disc Set] DVD MaxRs.899Out of Stock
16.Subarna-Rekha DVD  (1965)MaxRs.299Out of Stock
17.Subarna-Rekha VCD  (1965)MaxRs.199Add to Cart
18.The Cinema Of Ritwik Ghatak (Meghey Dhaka Tara / Komal Gandhar / Nagarik) [3 DVD Set] DVD UltraRs.599Add to Cart
19.The Legends: Satyajit Ray - Ritwik Ghatak [6 Disc Collector's Edition] DVD UltraRs.999Add to Cart
20.Titas Ekti Nadir Naam DVD  (1973)Angel VideoRs.399Add to Cart
21.Titas Ekti Nadir Naam VCD  (1973)Angel VideoRs.299Add to Cart

Music Composer
1.Jukti Takko Aar Gappo DVD  (1974)Angel VideoRs.399Add to Cart
2.Jukti Takko Aar Gappo VCD  (1974)Angel VideoRs.299Add to Cart
3.Ritwik Ghatak (Jukti Takko Aar Gappo / Titas Ekti Nadir Naam / Ganga) [3 DVD Pack] DVD Angel VideoRs.999Add to Cart

Story
1.Aas Ka Panchhi / Madhumati / Bahar [3 in 1] DVD ShemarooRs.69Add to Cart
2.Akeli Mat Jaiyo / Madhumati / Dulari [3 in 1] DVD ShemarooRs.69Add to Cart
3.Best Of 1950s - Timeless Collection (Shree 420 / Do Bigha Zamin / Madhumati / Awara) [4 DVD Pack] DVD ShemarooRs.499Add to Cart
4.Best of Dilip Kumar (Devdas / Madhumati / Leader / Naya Daur) [4 Disc Set] DVD ShemarooRs.399Add to Cart
5.Best of Vyjayantimala (Madhumati / Devdas / Sangam / Naya Daur) [4 Disc Set] DVD ShemarooRs.399Add to Cart
6.Dilip Kumar Hits: Mughal-E-Azam (Color) / Devdas / Madhumati / Aan [4 DVD Pack] DVD ShemarooRs.499Add to Cart
7.Golden Era of Bimal Roy (Madhumati / Bandini / Devdas / Sujata) [4 Disc Set] DVD ShemarooRs.499Add to Cart
8.Golden Trio (Asli-Naqli / Anari / Madhumati / Shree 420) [4 Disc Set] DVD ShemarooRs.350Out of Stock
9.Leader / Madhumati / Bairaag [3 in 1] DVD ShemarooRs.69Out of Stock
10.Madhumati DVD  (1958)ShemarooRs.149Add to Cart
11.Madhumati VCD  (1958)ShemarooRs.69Add to Cart
12.Remembering The Legendary Filmmaker Bimal Roy [12 Disc Collector's Edition] DVD ShemarooRs.1299Add to Cart