Moner Manush

  • Content-driven Bengali films surprise 2011 30-12-2011 12:20 PM

    Kolkata: A string of art and experimental movies were commercial success as content-driven and thought-provoking films took centrestage in Bengali cinema this year. The Bengali film industry remained in the limelight the entire year as the flops went overlooked because of active patronage from the new state government. Young director...
  • Goutam Ghose wants a Indo-Bangla cultural treaty 26-11-2011 01:42 PM

    Kolkata: Acclaimed film director Goutam Ghose today said West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee should ensure that a treaty is signed between India and Bangladesh for regular cultural exchanges. "I would request her to talk to New Delhi and see that a treaty between the two countries is signed on...
  • WB CM visits a cinema hall after 20 years 30-09-2011 06:26 PM

    Kolkata: She went to a movie hall after 20 years and loved it. By her own admission, the film that finally pulled West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to the silver screen after such a long time was 'Moner Manush'. "During my student life I used to go to the...
  • 'Moner Manush' captures the life of Bengal poet 05-12-2010 10:52 AM

    Kolkata: Filmmaker Goutam Ghose's latest offer 'Moner Manush' has stirred the audience's imagination about a near-forgotten Bengal fakir, Lalan Fakir whose liberal ideas find relevance even in present times. An Indo-Bangladeh joint production, 'Moner Manush' bagged the Golden Peacock award for the best film at the recently-concluded International Film Festival...
  • IFFI: 'Moner Manush' claims top honours at the festival 03-12-2010 09:15 AM

    Panaji: India claimed the top honours at the 41st International Film Festival of India (IFFI) here after Gautam Ghose's Moner Manush won the Golden Peacock award on Thursday. Danish filmmaker Susanne Bier's In a Better World won the Silver Peacock award for the best director at a glittering closing ceremony...