Aparna Sen

Aparna Sen
Aparna Sen is an Indian filmmaker, screenwriter and actress who is known for her work in Bengali cinema. A leading actress of the late 1960s and 1970s she has received eight BFJA Awards, five for best actress, two for best supporting actress and one for lifetime achievement. She is the winner of three National Film Awards and nine international film festival awards for her direction in films. She was awarded the Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award, by the government of India in 1987. Sen made her debut in Teen Kanya (1961) and received her success with Aparichito (1969). She went on to establish herself as a leading actress of Bengali Cinema with the films Aranyer Din Ratri (1970), Ekhane Pinjar (1971), Jay Jayanti (1971), Memshaheb (1972), Jiban Saikate (1972), Basanta Bilap (1973), Sonar Khancha (1973), Sujata (1974), Alor Thikana (1974), Kajallata (1975), Raag Anuraag (1975), Jana Aranya (1976), Ajasra Dhanyobad (1977), Proxy (1977), Mohonar Dike (1984), Ekanto Apon (1987), Swet Patharer Thala (1992). She also garnered critical acclaim for her work in Indira (1984), Kari Diye Kinlam (1989), Ek Din Achanak (1999), Mahaprithibi (1991), Unishe April (1995), Paromitar Ek Din (2000), Titli (2001), Antaheen (2009), Chatushkon (2014). In addition to acting in films, Sen has also been directing films since 1981, starting with 36 Chowringhee Lane for which she won National Film Award (India) for Best Director. She went on to achieve further success in direction with films Paroma, Sati, Yugant, Paromitar Ek Din, Mr. and Mrs. Iyer, 15 Park Avenue, The Japanese Wife, Iti Mrinalini, Goynar Baksho. She won her second National Film Award as a director for Mr. and Mrs. Iyer. Description above from the Wikipedia article Aparna Sen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
Name Aparna Sen
Also Known As Aparna Dasgupta, Aparna Das Gupta, Aparna Sensharma, Aparna Sen Sharma
Birthday 1945-10-25
Gender Male
IMDB Aparna Sen profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Calcutta, West Bengal, India
As: Mala
1970-11-18
Bombay Talkie...
As: Unknown
1985-10-09
Parama...
As: Mrinalini Mitra
2010-10-25
Iti Mrinalini: An Un...
As: Professor's student
1989-09-14
Ek Din Achanak...
As: Unknown
1970-01-02
Baksa Badal...
As: Unknown
1994-11-18
19th April...
As: Unknown
1965-04-01
Up in the Clouds...
As: Sanaka
2000-01-08
Paromitar Ek Din...
As: Unknown
1974-04-01
Jadu Bansha...
As: Bonnie
1978-09-01
Hullabaloo Over Geor...
As: Pikoo's mother
1981-04-01
Pikoo's Day...
As: Shyamlee
1977-01-07
Immaan Dharam...
As: Unknown
1973-03-14
Days and Nights in t...
As: Unknown
2002-01-04
Titli...
As: Mrinmoyee (segment "
1961-05-05
Teen Kanya...
As: Somnath's ex-girlfri
1976-02-20
The Middleman...
As: Unknown
1994-01-01
Amodini...
As: Ghazala
1969-02-10
The Guru...
As: Unknown
2009-01-01
Antaheen...
As: Unknown
1970-03-10
Padmagolap...
As: Lawyer
2018-10-12
Ek Je Chhilo Raja...
As: Anuradha
1973-01-02
Basanta Bilap...