This festive season, get ready for an exciting fusion of culture and cinema as we present a Bengali film fiesta in honor of Durga Puja and Navratri. These celebrations are more than just traditions; they are a vibrant spectacle of joy, devotion, and unity. To make your festive experience even more enchanting, we’ve handpicked five Bengali films that captures the essence of Durga Puja and Navratri.
A 65-year-old widower, Gour, lives with his son, Joy. His only wish is to see Joy get married. However, Joy, a thriving wedding planner, has yet to arrange his own wedding. It is a perfect family entertainer filled with many heartwarming moments and became the third highest-grossing Indian Bengali film of 2022.
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In this Bengali romance film, former college sweethearts Ritoban and Anindita bump into each other when Ritoban returns from the UK to Kolkata. It will be intriguing to see if this encounter sets the stage for a potential rekindling of their past relationship. It’s a must-watch coming-of-age romantic film with many aspects centring on Kolkata.
AranyaDeb” is a ZEE5 Bengali Original starring Jisshu Sengupta, Mir Afsar Ali, Sreelekha Mitra, Paran Bandopadhyay, Saayoni Ghosh, and Arunima Ghosh. Aranya, a simple, innocent man, believes he has special powers to protect people, but nobody believes him. On the other hand, his long-time school friend Deb grows up to be very successful and famous. Years later, when the friends cross paths, they discover interesting facts about each other. The film delves into several layers and is a perfect blend of the real and surreal.
In the 1950s, a young filmmaker, Aparajito Ray, struggles to make his debut feature film, “Pather Padaboli.” The film is a tribute to one of the greatest Indian filmmakers of all time, Satyajit Ray. The movie holds nostalgic value with its brilliance and makes it a must-watch.
Asur (2020) is a Bengali language thriller film written and directed by Pavel Bhattacharjee. It stars Jeet Madnani, Abir Chatterjee, and Nusrat Jahan in lead roles. The film pays tribute to the famous sculptor Ramkinkar Baij and explores the relationship between three friends, Kigan, Bodhi, and Aditi. The movie is a refreshing change and does full justice in paying tribute to the great sculptor.
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