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Satyajit Ray Birth Anniversary: Lesser-known facts about the legendary filmmaker

The Free Press Journal | 01/05/2022 02:03 PM | Click to read full article

Regarded as one of the greatest filmmakers of all time, Satyajit Ray was born on May 2, 1921.

The great auteur is always remembered for his cinematic genius, directorial excellence and futuristic vision conveyed through his films. The Government of India honored him with the Bharat Ratna, its highest civilian award, in 1992. On his 101st birth anniversary, here are some lesser-known facts about the cinematic legend