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soumitra chatterjee #4

 ‘working with Ray over the years, i came to sort of understand what he wants from me’ _ Soumitra Chatterjee talks about the strong connection he had with Ray, and about the way they worked together ( interview recorded in 1999 at Jorasanko Thakurbari, north Calcutta ).

this short film is branch#4 of a big tree entitled ‘memories of ray’

soumitra chatterjee #3

 ‘Ray learned the craft of filmmaking while shooting’ _ Soumitra Chatterjee talks about the double apprenticeship of Apu and Ray, the spirit of discovery, ‘the journey of a man towards a more complete self’, and about the essential artistic contribution of Bansi Chandragupta and Subrata Mitra in Ray’s early films.
( interview recorded in 1999 at Jorasanko Thakurbari, north Calcutta )

this short film is branch#3 of a big tree entitled ‘memories of ray

soumitra chatterjee #2

 ‘after seeing Pather Panchali, we knew that Indian cinema would never be the same again’ _ Soumitra Chatterjee remembers how he was chosen by Ray to play in Apur Sansar, the first days of shooting, working with Sharmila Tagore, …
( interview recorded in 1999 at Jorasanko Thakurbari, north Calcutta )

this short film is branch#2 of a big tree entitled ‘memories of ray’

 

soumitra chatterjee #1

‘through acting in Ray’s films, i get glimpses of the answers to my own problems’ _ Soumitra Chatterjee reflects beautifully upon the positive attitute towards life that found its way to his own heart by acting in Ray’s films
( recorded in 1999 at Jorasanko Thakurbari, north Calcutta)

this short film is branch#1 of a big tree entitled ‘memories of ray’