7 Acclaimed Bengali Women Directors Who Redefined Bengali Cinema

7 Acclaimed Bengali Women Directors Who Redefined Bengali Cinema

31 Jan 19 @ 6:06 PM

Bengali actresses are known for their exceptional beauty and talent, but some of these women have moved beyond the camera and done remarkable award-winning work. Women directors are slowly making their presence felt by getting involved in the process of filmmaking and taking over the industry by storm giving us some of the most memorable films in the past few decades. The Bengali film industry has seen a lot of female filmmakers who have challenged the otherwise male-dominated Tinsel-Town. Be it masala blockbuster maker Sudeshna Roy for mass audience or Aparna Sen for her sensitive appeal, all have been clear winners. Here is a list of such actors who went on to mesmerize audiences while staying behind the cinematic lens.