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इंडियन आवाज़     09 Aug 2020 10:59:19      انڈین آواز

Mortal remains of Mrinal Sen cremated in Kolkata

 

 

Mortal remains of Legendary filmmaker Mrinal Sen, the last of the triumvirate of directing icons, Satyajit Ray and Ritwik Ghatak, was cremated in Kolkata on Tuesday in the presence of eminent film personalities.

Sen’s funeral took place after the arrival of his son Kunal from Chicago on Tuesday early morning.

His mortal remains were moved from Peace World mortuary to Keoratala crematorium. The procession was a low key affair as desired by the filmmaker, his son, who addressed him as ‘bondhu’ (friend), said.

Actor-director Anjan Dutta, actor Ranjit Mallick, Satyajit Ray’s son, director Sandip Ray, Sen’s favourite actor Sreela Majumder, veteran actor Madhabi Mukhopadhyay, director Aparna Sen and Bengali superstar Prosenjit Chatterjee attended the last rites.

Actor Nandita Das was also present along with CPI(M) leaders Biman Bose, Sujan Chakraborty and others.

Sen had breathed his last at his Bhawanipore residence on Sunday. He was 95.

Sen, who started the new wave of Indian cinema with “Bhuvan Shome” released in 1969, was one of the most acclaimed filmmakers of the country and had brought recognition to the country’s film industry on international platforms.

His 1982 Bengali film “Kharij” had won the jury prize at the 1983 Cannes Film Festival.

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