Mahesh Bhatt

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Mahesh Bhatt

Mahesh Bhatt (born 20 September 1948) is an Indian film director, producer, and screenwriter known for his works exclusively in Hindi cinema . A stand-out film from his earlier period is Saaransh (1984), screened at the 14th Moscow International Film Festival. It became India's official entry for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film for that year. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mahesh Bhatt has received more than 6,517,711 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 1,146th most popular film director.

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Among film directors, Mahesh Bhatt ranks 1,146 out of 1,305Before him are Robert Riskin, Christophe Honoré, Harald Zwart, Adam Shankman, Richard LaGravenese, and Olivier Dahan. After him are Gareth Edwards, Cary Joji Fukunaga, Daniel Espinosa, Raja Gosnell, Fernando León de Aranoa, and Noah Baumbach.

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Among people born in 1948, Mahesh Bhatt ranks 446Before him are Guy Tunmer, Lynne Thigpen, Viktor Krovopuskov, Patricia Hill Collins, Richard Tandy, and Peter Robinson. After him are Telma Hopkins, Stephen Schwartz, Lewis Black, Cathy Ferguson, Takashi Kuwahara, and Arnie Robinson.

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Among people born in India, Mahesh Bhatt ranks 574 out of 848Before him are Harish-Chandra (1923), Monisha Kaltenborn (1971), S. M. Krishna (1932), Kapil Dev (1959), Saroo Brierley (1981), and Kirron Kher (1955). After him are Sania Mirza (1986), Romila Thapar (1931), Leander Paes (1973), Deepa Mehta (1950), Amjad Ali Khan (1945), and Nirmala Sitharaman (null).


Among film directors born in India, Mahesh Bhatt ranks 15Before him are Tarsem Singh (1961), Ismail Merchant (1936), Mehboob Khan (1907), Shyam Benegal (1934), Adoor Gopalakrishnan (1941), and Hrishikesh Mukherjee (1922). After him are Deepa Mehta (1950), Aparna Sen (1945), Sanjay Leela Bhansali (1963), Farah Khan (1965), Aditya Chopra (1971), and Karan Johar (1972).

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