Abrar Alvi

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Mini Biography :
Abrar Alvi is an Indian film writer, director and actor. Most of his notable works are from the 50s, 60s done with Guru Dutt. He wrote some of the most respected works of Indian cinema, Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam, Kaagaz Ke Phool, Pyaasa & Chaudhvin Ka Chand which have an avid following world over. Pyaasa is ranked as Time top 100 movies of all times by Time magazine.

Filmography :

As Director :

  1. Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam (1962)

As writer :

  1. Guddu (1995) (dialogue) (screenplay)
  2. Kasam Suhaag Ki (1989) (dialogue)
  3. Patthar Dil (1985) (dialogue) (screenplay)
  4. Khuda Kasam (1981) (dialogue) (screenplay)
  5. Biwi-O-Biwi: The Fun-Film (1981) (dialogue)
  6. Hamare Tumhare (1979) (dialogue) (screenplay)
  7. Sabse Bada Rupaiya (1976) (dialogue) (screenplay)
  8. Bairaag (1976) (dialogue)
  9. Laila Majnu (1976) (dialogue)
  10. Manoranjan (1974) (written by)
  11. Saathi (1968) (dialogue)
  12. Sunghursh (1968) (dialogue)
  13. Chhotisi Mulaqat (1967) (dialogue)
  14. Suraj (1966) (dialogue)
  15. Baharen Phir Bhi Aayengi (1966) (written by)
  16. Professor (1962) (dialogue) (screenplay)
  17. Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam (1962) (dialogue)
  18. Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959) (dialogue) (screenplay)
  19. Pyaasa (1957) (dialogue)
  20. Mr. & Mrs. ’55 (1955) (dialogue)
  21. Aar-Paar (1954) (dialogue)

As Actor :

  1. Laila Majnu (1976)
  2. 12 O’Clock (1958)
Nomination And Awards
Berlin International Film Festival
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
1963 Nominated Golden Berlin Bear for: Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam (1962)

Filmfare Awards
Year Result Award Category/Recipient(s)
1963 Won Filmfare Award Best Director
for: Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam (1962)

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