Aparna Sen

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Aparna Sen

Aparna Sen (née Dasgupta, Ôporna Shen; born 25 October 1945) is an Indian film director, screenwriter and actress who is known for her work in Bengali cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aparna Sen has received more than 1,032,519 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,162nd most popular film director.

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Among film directors, Aparna Sen ranks 1,161 out of 1,305Before her are Drew Goddard, Sebastián Lelio, Deepa Mehta, Bertrand Bonello, Alice Rohrwacher, and Charles Shyer. After her are Cristi Puiu, Richard Kelly, Lee Cheol-ha, Andrea Arnold, Damián Szifron, and Juan Carlos Fresnadillo.

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Among people born in 1945, Aparna Sen ranks 402Before her are Paul Bérenger, Michael Martin, Baron Martin of Springburn, Ronald J. Grabe, J. P. Mallory, Amjad Ali Khan, and Carl Robie. After her are Pat Conroy, George Eaton, Bjarni Tryggvason, Ron Glass, Mike Garson, and Patty McCormack.

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In India

Among people born in India, Aparna Sen ranks 582 out of 848Before her are Romila Thapar (1931), Leander Paes (1973), Deepa Mehta (1950), Amjad Ali Khan (1945), Nirmala Sitharaman (null), and Smita Patil (1955). After her are Tabu (1971), Alka Yagnik (1966), Ramdev (1965), Harkishan Singh Surjeet (1916), Mammootty (1951), and Homai Vyarawalla (1913).


Among film directors born in India, Aparna Sen ranks 17Before her are Mehboob Khan (1907), Shyam Benegal (1934), Adoor Gopalakrishnan (1941), Hrishikesh Mukherjee (1922), Mahesh Bhatt (1948), and Deepa Mehta (1950). After her are Sanjay Leela Bhansali (1963), Farah Khan (1965), Aditya Chopra (1971), Karan Johar (1972), Mani Ratnam (1956), and Rajkumar Hirani (1962).

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