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Films of Assamese , Indian Filmmaker Jahnu Baruah

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Assamese , Indian , Hindi Film maker Jahnu Baruah 's films , Awards , International award and Recognition, Silver Leopard Award at Locarno Film Festival etc.

Films of Assamese , Indian Filmmaker Jahnu Baruah

Assamese Filmmaker Jahnu Baruah has been winning accolades within and outside the country at the most important film Festivals. In fact he has brought 10 National and 25 International awards to Assam for his films made in Assamese language. Moreover Maine Gandhi ko Nahin Mara , Jahnu Baruah's Hindi Film missed the direct entry to Oscar only by a day. Read on to know more about jahnu Baruah's Assamese and Hindi movies and international projects.

b>Jahnu BAruah Assamese films Tora , Kanikar Ramdhenu, Pokhi, Aparoopa and Kukhal won National award for Best regional film category.

His films Aporoopa was a successful Assamese film and and it's Hindi remake Apeksha was critically acclaimed . Some of his other films are Halodhiya Charaye Bao Dhan Khai, Ek Kahani (hindi),Adhikar and Papori ( Assamese) etc.

Firingoti: 1) National Award for Second best Film
2) National Award for best actress to Malaya Goswami.

Hkhagoroloi Bahu Dur : 1) This famous film has brought the National Award for Best Director to Jahnu Baruah.

2)Again Hkhagoroloi Bahu Dur also brought Getz World Peace Prize in Chicago international Film Festival.

Bonani: Jahnu Baruah's film Bonani successfully conveyed the message on save environment , as it proceeded to win the National Award for the Best film on Environment.

Jahnu BAruah's most praised Hindi Movie:
Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara: This film was based on Gandhian Ideology . A retired person ( performed by Anupam Kher ) is caught in a maze of dilemma about how to cope with the present day world where Gandhian values hardly exist . He feels guilty of himself because he associates himself with the assassination of Gandhi .

This film wins Kodak Vision Award at Fukuoka international Film Festival. It is also highly appreciated in international Film Festivals of Brussels, Locarno ,Singapore etc.

Jahnu Baruah's other Hindi film Har Pal Har pal is a commercial venture of Jahnu Baruah in Hindi. Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, controversial actor Shiny Ahuja , yesteryears hero Darmendra etc are acting in this film. This film is in post production stage.

Jahnu Baruah's documentary Films: Words in The Mist. A docu-feature made on the life of Inddian Assamese writer, novelist, Social activist Mamoni Raisom Goswami.
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