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Aparna Sen

Anxious Kolkata girl loves anew with family blessings

Before you think we’re treading into Jane Austen’s Persuasion where old flames meet after years, the answer is a firm no as well.

27 Oct 2019 3:02 AM

Freed of sedition, Aparna slams Mamata Banerjee

Asks CM to rise above political affiliation to ensure justice to killed RSS worker.

12 Oct 2019 12:52 AM

FIR against Aparna Sen and others for open letter to PM on mob lynching

Case was lodged after an order was passed by Chief Magistrate Surya Tiwari months ago on a petition filed by Sudhir Kumar Ojha.

04 Oct 2019 11:38 AM

Aparna Sen On Gully Boy’s Oscar entry

Sen, who headed the jury for the Oscar selection, is adamant that Gully Boy deserved to make the cut.

28 Sep 2019 1:04 AM

Aparna Sen & 27 others extend support to Anurag Kashyap against 'threats of violence'

A press release consisted of 28 signatories expressed unanimity of members on subject and also raised concerns against it.

20 Aug 2019 6:09 PM


Hate crimes against minorities and Dalits are on rise in the country: Aparna Sen

Urging Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene Aparna Sen said it has nothing to do with party or politics.

25 Jul 2019 8:37 AM

No shame in saying sorry, Mamata should apologise to doctors: Aparna Sen

‘Mamata Banerjee has done so much for Bengal, but I am sorry to say that I do not support the way she spoke to the doctors,’ Sen said.

14 Jun 2019 6:20 PM

Dhaka fest: A good variety, many Indian films, but much better facilities needed

The Festival had various other sections- Children, Spiritual, Asian Competition, Shorts and Docus.

08 Feb 2018 1:37 AM

Shashi Kapoor 1938-2017: Ivory had faith in the prince

He also worked with people such as Shyam Benegal in Kalyug, and Girish Karnad in Utsav.

05 Dec 2017 2:03 AM

Soumitra, Aparna to share screen after 17 years

Director Suman Ghosh said bringing Soumitra and Aparna together was something of a casting coup but it was not deliberate on his part.

12 Aug 2017 3:33 AM


Have done films for money: Konkona Sen Sharma

Konkona Sen Sharma has always been known for her diverse choice of films and has been a game changer for many actresses in showbiz.

18 Jul 2017 12:07 AM

Two generations for camera

Aparna Sen and her daughter Konkona Sen Sharma have been sharing similar career trajectories both in front of and behind the camera.

03 Jul 2017 12:17 AM

Konkona’s debut inspired by mom’s

Not many seem to have noticed the uncanny resemblance in mood between Konkona’s movie and Aparna’s legendary directorial debut, 26 Chowringhee Lane.

05 Jun 2017 1:07 AM

Sonata movie review: There’s no melody in this sonata

The acting by all three —Shabana Azmi, Aparna Sen, Lillette Dubey — is average.

22 Apr 2017 1:51 AM

Of life, love and lots of wine

A case in point is the latest film, Sonata, featuring stellar actors Shabana Azmi, Aparna Sen and Lilette Dubey.

07 Apr 2017 2:23 AM


What’s age got to do with it?

A new wave in Bollywood is challenging stereotypes of older women, reasserting the idea that age is just a number.

28 Mar 2017 12:08 AM

I’ve tried to explore the feminine, says Aparna Sen

It also has Aparna’s real-life husband Kalyan Sen, being yanked out of his academic kingdom to play his wife’s long-standing love interest.

21 Mar 2017 12:14 AM