|Born||17 July 1930|
|Died||12 April 2011
Sachin Bhowmick (Bengali: শচীন ভৌমিক; 17 July 1930 – 12 April 2011) was an Indian Hindi film writer and director. Writing was his main work and he wrote stories or screenplays for over 94 films. He was also a regular contributor to Ultorath, a Bengali magazine on cinema.
In the 1960s he was associated with several hits such as Anuradha (1960), which won the National Film Award for Best Feature Film, Ayee Milan Ki Bela, Jaanwar (1965), Love in Tokyo (1966), Aaye Din Bahar Ke (1966), An Evening in Paris (1967), Bhramachari (1968), Aya Sawan Jhoom Ke (1969) and Aradhana.
His films in the 1980s include Karz (1980), Do Aur Do Paanch (1980), Bemisal (1982), Zamaane Ko Dikhana Hai (1981), Nastik (1983), Andar Baahar (1984), Saaheb (1985) and Karma (1986). He also co-wrote the Tamil comedy movie Thillu Mullu (1981), a remake of his own film Gol Maal.
Awards and nominations
- 1968 Filmfare Best Story Award for Brahmachari
- 1969 Filmfare Nomination for Best Story for Aradhana
- 1970 Filmfare Nomination for Best Story for Pehchan
Has worked for several films for each of the following producers/directors:
- Aradhana writer Bhowmick passes away
- Dubey, Bharati (13 April 2011). "'Gol Maal' screenplay writer Sachin Bhowmick dies". The Times of India. Retrieved 14 April 2011.
- Rajiv Vijayakar (Apr 22, 2011). "Pen & Pleasure: Sachin Bhowmick". Financial Express. Retrieved 2014-06-20.
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