Mrinal Sen

Screen gems inspired from Munshi Premchand literature

Munshi Premchand, born Dhanpat Rai (31 July 1880 - 8 October 1936) was one of the most celebrated writers the Indian subcontinent has ever produced. His works, written in Hindustani have inspired writers, filmmakers and revolutionaries to understand realism and produce works of art. Premchand literature has inspired a number of works onscreen and that too from some prolific directors including Satyajit Ray and Mrinal Sen. Here are some of them.

published on : 31st July 2017