Buddhadeb Dasgupta honoured with Lifetime Achievement Award by West Bengal Film Journalists Association (WBFJA)
National award-winning filmmaker Buddhadeb Dasgupta has been honoured with the Lifetime Achievement Award by the West Bengal Film Journalists Association (WBFJA). The award is in the name of the late Satyajit Ray. He was awarded the award in the third edition of the ‘Cinemar Samabartan’ ceremony on January13, 2019. Dasgupta is a big name in the parallel cinema. He is known for his political films like “Dooratwa” (Distance) and “Grihajuddha” (Crossroads). As a director, he has won the National Film Award for Best Direction twice, for “Uttara” (2000) and “Swapner Din” (2005).