Shyam Benegal

Shyam Benegal

Born: December 14,1934

Zodiac: Sagittarius

Biography: Shyam benegal (hindi: श्याम बेनेगल; born 14 december 1934) is an indian director and screenwriter. with his first four feature films ankur (1973), nishant (1975), manthan (1976) and bhumika (1977) he created a new genre, which has now come to be called the "middle cinema" in india. he has expressed dislike of the term, preferring his work to be called new or alternate cinema.he was awarded the padma shri in 1976 and the padma bhushan in 1991.

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