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In the year 1955 an Indian film bagged many international awards and its director applauded as one of the best by International critics.Name the film and director.

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Asked by Josna, 20 Jan '10 10:21 am
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Pather panchali directed by satyajit ray

There has been no one like him in India in the field of films. Acclaimed as one of the greatest film makers of the 20th century, Satyajit Ray (1921 1992) was the legend who elevated Indian cinema to international recognition and honors. As a movie director, script writer, producer, and as a writer of fiction, painter, illustrator, graphic designer, publisher, film critic and music composer, Satyajit Ray stands head and shoulder above the others in the field. He directed thirty seven films, some of them documentaries and shorts and the rest celebrated feature films. His first film, Pather Panchali ('The Song of the Road'), released in 1955, was an unmistakable announcement of the arrival of a genius who was going to be one of the greats in history.

Pather Panchali, the film that put its maker in deep financial troubles, gave India its neo-realist film movement and won eleven international awards including one from the Cannes Film Festival. ...more
Answered by atoz, 20 Jan '10 10:23 am

 
  
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pather panchali by satyajit ray wins numerous international awards including best human document at the cannes film festival, best foreign language film at kinema junpo award (japan), best foreign film at national board of review award (usa). best picture and best director at san francisco international film festival. besides these it gets nominated and wins at various film festivals
Answered by Rajni, 20 Jan '10 10:40 am

 
  
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