National Award winning Bengali filmmaker Buddhadev Dasgupta has passed away in Kolkata. He died at the age of 77 after suffering from age-related problems. Let us tell you that Buddhadev Dasgupta, along with Gautam Ghosh and Aparna Sen, brought parallel cinema to Bengal in the 1980s and 1990s.
Let us inform that 5 films of Buddhadev Dasgupta have received the National Award for Best Feature Film. Even for 2 films, he has been awarded the National Award for Best Director.