Ritwik Ghatak

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Birthday
4, 1925
Birthplace
Bangladesh
Death Date
Feb 6, 1976 (50)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
4, 1925
Birthplace
Bangladesh
Death Date
Feb 6, 1976 (50)

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One of the best filmmakers and screenwriters in Bangladesh's history. He won a Best Story award for his film Jukti Takko Aar Gappo.

Before Fame

He survived the Bengal famine of 1943 and the partition of Bengal as a child.

Trivia

He was awarded the prestigious Padma Shri for Arts from the Government of India in 1970.

Family Life

He and his wife Surama Ghatak had three children: Ritaban, Samhita, and Suchismita.

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His directing style in Titash Ekti Nadir Naam was very similar to Robert Altman 's Nashville.

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