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যখন ছোট ছিলাম Who was Satyajit Ray writer director music composer and artist Where did he make his beginnings Who were the people he grew up with In this charming collection of stories from Ray's childhood and film making days we get a glimpse into the life of a man who appeared serious and aloof to the world and find a different accessible Ray humorous tender affectionate He tells us about his first taste of an ice cream his initial understandings of the principles of photography and the teasing he had to endure in school because of his famous father and grandfather With unassuming grace he writes about his vast talented family where each member had his or her special uirks and eccentricities In this volume Ray also shares some of his experiences while shooting Pather Panchali his epic debut and subseuent films particularly for children He describes how an entire field of kaash flowers was eaten up by cows before he could shoot his famous scene with the train in Pather Panchali; and how a circus tiger let loose in a bamboo grove chased away a group of curious onlookers in the blink of an eye Frank and funny these stories written originally for the Bengali children's magazine Sandesh are an essential read for all Ray enthusiasts as well as those who want to know Ray the writer and film maker betterTranslated from the Bengali by Bijoya Ray this was an interesting book about the life of a movie director I have never seen any of his movies or heard about him before but that didn't effect the reading A lovelylively and interesting childhood was it I also loved the ending chapters where he speaks about the incidents and problems he faced during the movie shootings Lovely book that won't get you bored written simply and easy to understand Childhood words can’t describe the beauty of it its like a personal treasure that everyone has Sometimes when you meet an old friend or visit your home town or someone tells you about their own childhood images start pouring in how things were then what pranks what carefree days what gamesTo read Best book to know about childhood of Satyajit Ray under 80 pages I have read it in hindi titled Jab Main Chhota Tha I relished this book It was written by Satyajit Ray in Bengali and later translated by his wife into English It is divided into two parts the first one dealing with his childhood and the next portion devouted to his movies anecdotes during movie shootings I dont remember watching a Ray film But now I am well versed with all his major films like Pather Panchali Aparajito byan something a big title and Raja Diamond some name in bengali whihc I dont remember and how some tricky scenes were shot The first part was engaging but the second part much so This book would be a real treat to all Bengali and non Bengali fans alikeMy only lament is that the book ended somewhat abruptly and the title is not very accurate as half the book describes his life as a director

  • Hardcover
  • 173 pages
  • যখন ছোট ছিলাম
  • Satyajit Ray
  • English
  • 21 March 2015
  • 9780140250794

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