Raja Sen

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Raja Sen
Raja Sen
Born (1955-09-11) September 11, 1955 (age 59)
Nationality Indian
Occupation Film Director, Television Director
Spouse(s) Papiya Sen
Children 2 Daughters

Raja Sen (Born 11 Sept 1955) is an Indian film and television director, and the winner of three National Film Awards from Kolkata, West Bengal, India.[1]

Career[edit]

Raja Sen first received recognition with Subarnalata (1997), a teleserial, he followed it up with Adarsha Hindu Hotel, Arogyo Niketan, few episodes of Desh Amaar Desh are some of the notables of the Bengali television arena.

He has also documented the real life paradigm of the living legends of Bengal's World of Art & Culture, namely, Suchitra Mitra, Tapan Sinha, Sombhu Mitra, Subhas Mukhopadhyay.

Personal life[edit]

Raja Sen is married to Papiya Sen and has two daughters.

Filmography[edit]

Feature film[edit]

  • Damu (1997) - Cast: Raghuvir Jadav, Satya Banerjee, Monoj Mitra, Sabyasachi Chakrabarty, Rimi Sen (Child Artist).
  • Atmiyo Swajan (1999) - Cast: Soumitra Chatterjee, Supriya Devi, Dipankar De, Sabyasachi Chakrabarty, Rituparna Sengupta, Shakuntala Barua, Alok Mukherjee, Ashok Mitra, Asit Mukherjee, Chaitali Ghoshal, June Malia, Papiya Sen, Piyush Ganguly, Pradip Chakraborty, Rimi Sen (Child Artist), Tridib Ghosh.
  • Chakrabyuhya (2000) - Indrajeet, Chiranjeet, Anjan Srivastava, Rituparna Sen Gupta, Indrani Haldar, Chitra Sen, June Maliya.
  • Desh (2002) - Cast: Jaya Bhaduri, Abhishek Bachchan, Sabyasachi Chakravarthy, Subhendu Chatterjee, Gyanesh Mukherjee, Nayana Das, Monu Mukherjee, Kaushik Sen, Rajesh Sharma, Dulal Lahiri.
  • Debipaksha (2004) - Cast: Soumitra Chatterjee, Rituparna Sengupta, Satabdi Roy, Koel Mullick.
  • Krishnakanter Will (2007) - Cast: Jeet, Soumitra Chatterjee, Swastika Mukherjee.
  • Tinmurti (2009) - Cast: Ranjit Mullick, Dipankar Dey, Manoj Mitra, Paoli Dam.
  • Laboratory (2010) - Cast: Raveena Tandon (debut in the Bengali film industry), Arpita Chatterjee, Sabyasachi Chakraborty, Ranjit Mullick.
  • Moubone Aaj (2011) - Cast: Ranjit Mullick, Manoj Mitra, Dipankar Dey, Rahul, Priyanka and Rachana Banerjee.
  • Colonel (2012) - Cast: Chiranjit, Sabyasachi, Kharaj, Saheb, Shakar, Sudip, and Tapas Paul.

Documentaries[edit]

  • Filmmaker for Freedom (A film on Tapan Sinha)
  • Subhas Mukhopadhyay
  • Suchitra Mitra
  • Sambhu Mitra - 3 hours documentation by EZCC
  • Jyotirmoyee Devi
  • Alkaap - a dying folk culture
  • Itihasher Kolkata (5 episodes on HEritage of Kolkata)
  • Samaresh Basu (ICIL)
  • Rosogolla - brand ambassador of Bengal(EZCC)

TV serials[edit]

  • Kolkata Kolkata
  • Adarsha Hindu Hotel
  • Subarnalata
  • Samparka
  • Arogya Niketan
  • Anirban
  • Anjuman
  • Streeash Charitram
  • Tarasankarer Chhoto Galpo
  • Golpo Guchha (ETV - Rabindranath Tagore)
  • Bankim Sahitye Naari
  • Desh Amar Desh
  • Jal Porey Pata Norey
  • Chirantan

Awards[edit]

References[edit]

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