Veteran Filmmaker Shri.Basu Chatterjee passed away. Producer screenwriter Basu Chatterjee, most popular for coordinating movies like Choti Si Baat, Rajnigandha, Baaton Mein, Ek Ruka Hua Faisla and Chameli Ki Shaadi among additional, passed away on Thursday in Mumbai, following age-related diseases. He was 93.
Movie producer and Indian Film and TV Directors’ Association president Ashoke Pandit took to Twitter to share the news. He tweeted, “@ashokepandit I am extremely grieved to inform you all the demise of Legendary Filmmaker Basu Chatterjee ji . His last rites will be performed today at Santacruz creamation at 2 pm. It’s a great loss to the industry. Will miss you Sir. #RIPBasuChaterjee.”
Basu Chatterjee, alongside movie producers like Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Basu Bhattacharya, were pioneers of widely appealing film. Chatterjee worked in Hindi just as Bengali film. His movies, which were viewed as increasingly sensible, stood apart as the 70s was the period of the ‘furious youngster’ and activity motion pictures. He teamed up with Amol Palekar on films like Choti Si Baat, Rajnigandha and Chitchor among additional. Basu Chatterjee additionally worked together with the whizzes of the time however introduced them in one of a kind symbols – Amitabh Bachchan in Manzil, Rajesh Khanna in Chakravyuh, Dev Anand in Man Pasand AND Mithun Chakraborty in Shaukeen and Pasand Apni. His 1986 film Ek Ruka Hua Faisla was an Indian adjustment of Twelve Angry Men, and is recalled till date. Basu Chatterjee demise Basu Chatterjee was one of the pioneers of widely appealing film.
During the early Doordarshan days, Basu Chatterjee likewise helmed two hit TV serials – Byomkesh Bakshi and Rajani. As of late, Byomkesh Bakshi was re-publicized during the lockdown. In 1992, he was granted National Film Award for Best Film on Family Welfare for his film Durga. Famous people took to web based life to grieve the death of Basu Chatterjee. Madhur Bhandarkar shared on Twitter, “Pitiful to hear the end of Veteran Filmmaker Shri.Basu Chatterjee. Will be constantly associated with his Light Hearted comedies and Simplistic Films. #OmShanti” Chief Ashwini Chaudhary tweeted, “Find happiness in the hereafter Basu Da #Basuchatterjee . Petitions and solidarity to the family @guharupali @PintooGuha” Suparn S Varma posted on Twitter, “A master passed away today. An institution of filmmaking. RIP #BasuChatterjee thank you sir”