Shakti Samanta

  • Date of Birth: 13 January, 1926
  • Place of Birth: Burdwan, British India
  • Biography: Shakti Samanta (Bengali: শক্তি সামন্ত) (13 January 1926 – 9 April 2009) was an Indian film director and producer, who founded Shakti Films in 1957, which is most known for films like Howrah Bridge, China Town, Kashmir Ki Kali, An Evening in Paris, Kati Patang and Amar Prem .



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