Star Guide celebrates Mrinal Sen's birthday

  • Mrinal Sen, Gita Sen | Star Guide celebrates Mrinal Sen's birthday in Kolkata
    Mrinal Sen, Gita Sen | Star Guide celebrates Mrinal Sen's birthday in Kolkata
    Mrinal Sen | Star Guide celebrates Mrinal Sen's birthday in Kolkata

Star Guide celebrates Mrinal Sen's birthday

18 May 2012 | where: Kolkata

Star Guide celebrated filmmaker Mrinal Sen’s birthday bash recently on his birthday. He was born on 14 May 1923, in Faridpur (Bangladesh). He has shown Kolkata as a character, and as an inspiration. He has beautifully woven the people, value system, class difference and the roads of the city into his movies and coming of age of Kolkata. Today, Star Guide being a cultural organization of Kolkata, a team from the organization went to his house with a birthday cake to greet him early morning on his birthday. Star Guide gifted him his own photographs of different moods. An overwhelmed Sen said, ‘Amar bhison anando hochhe. Sokal sokal jonmodiner Subhuvechha peye’. His wife Geeta Sen became emotional after seeing various photographs of her husband. Sen has contributed on a large scale to Bengali Cinema. His films include Raatbhor, Neel Akasher Niche, Mrigaya, Padatik, Akash Kusum, Calcutta 71, etc. His films show the development of ideas from existentialism, surrealism, Marxism, German expressionism, French Nouvelle Vague and Italian neorealism, in their stylistic nuances, etc. He has won Padma Bhushan , Dada Saheb Phalke Award and many more awards from India and abroad.

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