Phani Majumdar

Film director

1911 – 1994

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Who was Phani Majumdar?

Phani Majumdar was a pioneering Indian film director, who worked in Hindi cinema, most known for his film Street Singer starring K.L. Saigal noted for its song, Babul Mora Naihar Chhooto Jaye, Meena Kumari classic Aarti and Oonche Log. He also worked in Singapore, where he notably made Hang Tuah in Malay, which was nominated for the Golden Bear at the 7th Berlin International Film Festival.

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Born
Dec 28, 1911
Faridpur Sadar Upazila
Also known as
  • Phanimajumdar
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Nationality
  • Bangladesh
Profession
Died
May 16, 1994

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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