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Banerjee, Victor

Works: 59 works in 224 publications in 8 languages and 4,639 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  History  Historical films  Legal films  Action and adventure films  Comedy films  Science fiction films  Political films  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Costume designer, Author, Other
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Victor Banerjee
A passage to India by David Lean( Visual )

59 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 2,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a trip in 1928 to visit her son, Mrs. Moore, accompanied by her son's fiancee, becomes appalled at the treatment of the Indians by the ruling British government. Later, they befriend a native Indian who, over-stepping the accepted norms of his culture, invites the two ladies on an excursion. In a strange turn of events, he is accused of attempting to rape the young girl
High life by Claire Denis( Visual )

3 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monte and his baby daughter are the last survivors of a damned and dangerous mission to deep space. The crew, death row inmates led by a doctor with sinister motives, has vanished. As the mystery of what happened onboard the ship is unraveled, father and daughter must rely on each other to survive as they hurtle toward the oblivion of a black hole
Ghare-bāire by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

31 editions published between 1984 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the winter of 1907-1908 in Bengal, widespread terrorism is rampant. A beautiful and sheltered woman's love is tested when her husband invites his boyhood friend to stay at their home while organizing a boycott of British goods. Much to her husband's dismay, she not only falls in love with his friend but also joins his quest for political justice
Shatranj ke khilari = Chess players by Satyajit Ray( Visual )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in Urdu and Undetermined and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The kingdom of Oudh has a gently decadent Nawab (king), who is busy being a poet, composer, singer, dancer, and choreographer, but not a ruler. Mirza and Mir are old friends, living in the capital city off ancestral wealth and taxes on their lands. As the king is obsessed with his artistic endeavors, the friends are obsessed with shatranj (chess). In 1856, the East India Company sends General Outram, the British Resident of Lucknow, to take over the kingdom, under the charge of misrule. The king dithers, the friends play chess. British troops march into the city; the king surrenders without a fight, and the friends remove to a distant village so they can play in peace
Hullabaloo over Georgie and Bonnie's pictures( Visual )

7 editions published between 1987 and 2004 in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In India, a young Maharaja, Georgie, and his sister, Bonnie, possess a collection of Indian miniature paintings. Two art collectors try to scam the artwork out of the Maharaja's hands while the collection's curator works both sides against each other
My brother-- Nikhil by Onir( Visual )

13 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in Hindi and English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nikhil Kapoor is state swimming champion in Goa, and the idol of his peers. Then, one night in 1989, he is arrested and becomes a social outcast who has tested positive for HIV/AIDS. His parents reject him - only his sister and his lover stand by him. The film follows Nikhil's quest to achieve something in life, to be happy and to be loved
Late Ray( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in Bengali and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The stranger. Based on the filmmaker's own story, The Stranger involves a bourgeois couple who are taken off guard when a man claiming to be the wife's long-lost uncle sends word that he will be coming to stay with them after years of travel
Bhoot( Visual )

9 editions published between 2003 and 2016 in Hindi and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Despite being told that the previous tenant jumped to her death, stock analyst Vishal takes a 12th-floor apartment in a Mumbai city-center block. His wife Swati starts to feel she's not alone, but goes about everyday chores. Then she begins sleepwalking. Vishal consults psychiatrist Dr. Rajan, while the couple's maid--who believes Swati is possessed--calls in Sarita, an exorcist. Meanwhile, other seemingly unrelated events take place around the building: the watchman is terrorized, one of the residents behaves erratically, and a murder occurs. Inspector Qureshi is sent to investigate. All the while, neither the psychiatrist nor the exorcist make much progress with Swati
Children of war : nine months to freedom( Visual )

3 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in Hindi and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film sheds light on Bangladesh's 1971 war of independence and the atrocities committed against the Bengalis by the Pakistani military to suppress the liberation movement
Amartya Sen : a life reexamined( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 61 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the life and work of Amartya Sen, the first South Asian to win the 1998 Nobel Prize in Economics. The film is centered around a conversation between Sen and economist Kaushik Basu, a student of Sen, and is interspersed with interviews of other experts as well as footage of places connected with Sen's life
Joggers' park( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in Hindi and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At Joggers Park, a young, vibrant girl, Jenny happens to meet a noted celebrity justice Chatterjee who comes into contact with her and observes the modern youth and its changing patterns in 2003, after spending 40 years of his life under the roofs of various courtrooms where morals, values & ethics form the base of the judiciary system
The Satyajit Ray collection( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in Bengali and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sadgati: Dukhi, an untouchable who asks the village Brahmin to set an auspicious date for is daughter's wedding. When Dukhi undertakes arduous household chores in return, a tragedy befalls him, leaving the Brahmin with a dilemma of conscience
Kal yug = Kala yuga = Kalyug by Shyam Benegal( Visual )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in Hindi and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Portrays the conflicts within an industrial dynasty in India, with events taking a tragic turn. Includes elements of the Mahabharata set in modern-day society
Tahaan Tahan( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2014 in Hindi and English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tahaan lives with his grandfather, mother and sister in Kashmir, his father has been msissing for over three years. After his grandfather's death, the local moneylander takes away the assets of the family including a donkey Birbal as repayment for a loan. Tahaan sets off in search of his favorite donkey. The doney has been sold to Sughan Darr who has taken it across the mountains
Sarkar raj( Visual )

3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Hindi and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anita Rajan, CEO of Sheppard Power Plant, wants to set up a power plant in rural Maharashtra. She journeys to Maharashtra to mobilize support for the plant, but things are not what they seem and Shankar's dream project gradually becomes a political minefield
Arohan( Visual )

3 editions published in 2010 in Hindi and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The "Arohan" is remarkably true depiction of peasant farmers struggle under the bondage system and landlord's rule. Set in the post British rule in India this gripping story stars Om Puri in the peasant farmer's role which won him the Best Actor award in 1981"--Container
A passage to India director( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When liberal minded English ladies Mrs Moore and Adela Quested arrive in India, they are shocked by the racial prejudice that exists there. Fortunately, kind Dr. Aziz rises above the intolerance and guides the women on a tour of the Marabar caves. The outing turns tragic when Adela suddenly comes running from one of the caves bleeding and frightened. News of the incident quickly spreads, igniting a powder keg of tension just waiting to explode
Bitter moon by Roman Polanski( Visual )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Academy Award-winning director Roman Polanski explores the sexy side of obsession and the wild side of romance in this outrageous look at the dark side of love. Starring Hugh Grant (About A Boy, Bridget Jones's Diary), Peter Coyote, Emmanuelle Seigner and Kristin Scott Thomas. A mild-mannered man (Hugh Grant) attempts to rekindle the sexual fire in his marriage while on a vacation cruise. The only problem is he falls in love with another woman. Offbeat and original, this voyage of wild obsession puts a whole new twist on the concept of marital bliss. Featuring dazzling performances and nasty comic moments, Bitter Moon is a hilarious walk on the wild side
Bradford riots( Visual )

7 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bradford riots tells the story of the 2001 riots and their aftermath from the point of view of an Asian family
Bow Barracks forever!( Visual )

3 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Hindi and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The real life story of a tiny but resolute Anglo Indian community living together in a tenement building right in the heart of bustling north Kolkata. Being Christian and speaking English, they are trying desperately to keep alive their hopes, dreams, aspirations and identity
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A passage to India
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