Retrospective - Shyam Benegal

 

BHUMIKA

By : Shyam Benegal
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Coming from a poor and destitute family, Urvashi is encouraged by her mother, Shanta (Sualbha Deshpande) to be on more than friendly terms with a much older male, Keshav Dalvi (Amol Palekar). Keshav takes a liking to y.....readmore
India | 1977 | 142 Mins

MANTHAN

By : Shyam Benegal
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Dr.Rao (Girih Karnad) is a Vetinary doc, who comes to this village with the aim of starting a Milk Co-operative society for the welfare of the villagers. But the wealthy businessman Mishraji (Amrish Puri) and Sarpanch .....readmore
| 1976 | 134 Mins

ANKUR

By : Shyam Benegal
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Laxmi lives a poor lifestyle in a small village in India along with her husband, Kishtaya, who is a deaf-mute. Both husband and wife work for the wealthy landlord. The landlord's son, Surya, has to cancel his studies a.....readmore
India | 1974 | 131 Mins