Cine Central, Calcutta pays homage to the most celebrated film-maker

Buddhadeb Dasgupta  (11 February 1944 – 10 June 2021)

To commemorate the great film-maker two documentary films  “Painter of Eloquent Silence–The Ganesh Pyne” (1998) directed by Buddhadeb Dasgupta and produced by Films Division, India and  “Maestro–A Portrait” (2015) directed by Supriya Suri and produced by Films Division, India will be shown online on Cine Central, Calcutta’s Website  and Facebook from July 14 to July 28, 2021. We thank Films Division, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, India for providing us the film Links.

Centenary Tribute to Satyajit Ray

Centenary Tribute to Satyajit Ray: Greatest film director of India Cine Central, Calcutta is privileged to have Satyajit Ray as the Vice President. Ray was born on 2nd May 1921 in Kolkata. From Pather Panchali to Agantuk he had given to Indian Cinema new horizon. In his Forty years of glorious film making journey, Satyajit Ray delighted the Cine lovers of India and abroad with 28 feature films, 8 Short films and 2 Tele Film. His films received numerous national and international awards. We recall with pleasure that in 1980 we organised Satyajit Ray Retrospective in Globe cinema which was inaugurated by Satyajit Ray himself. Ray is the shining Star of Indian cinema. He will remain so in decades to come. Our respectful homage to Satyajit Ray, the visionary film director.


The first script of Satyajit Ray in Book format was published by Cine Central, Calcutta in 1984. It was released in Mumbai Filmutsov by noted film director Shyam Benegal. It was compiled and edited by Parimal Mukherjee