Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Satyajit Ray (Indian drama director: Pather Panchali [Song of the Road, 1955], Aparajito [The Unvanquished, 1956], Apur Sansar [The World of Apu, 1959], Jalsaghar [The Music Room, 1959], Devi [1960]).

pin 9
heart 2

10 Movies That Inspire Travel

pin 1
heart 1

Satyajit Ray’s cover design for the book "Khai Khai" by Sukumar Ray.

pin 2

Satyajit Ray's film posters – in pictures

Devi (The Goddess), 1960: Ray often turned his camera on the dilemmas of women and their position in society. Here, a hallucinatory design illustrates a pivotal scene in his 19th-century period study of religious superstition, when an elderly man dreams his daughter-in-law is the embodiment of the Hindu goddess Kali. Here, the division of the young girl’s face represents her split identity.

pin 11
heart 2

Portraits of Satyajit Ray. Nemai Ghosh’s photographs of Satyajit Ray show a master filmmaker at work, both on location and at home in his study.

pin 1