Madhur Bhandarkar

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Mini Biography :
Bhandarkar was a former assistant to Ram Gopal Varma but he made his directorial debut with Trishakti in 1999. The film had a

relatively low key cast and was largely ignored at the box office. After two years he directed Chandni Bar (2001) starring

Tabu (actress) and Atul Kulkarni. The film was a critically acclaimed success, which took Bhandarkar into the top league of

filmmakers in Bollywood. He received his 1st national award for this film.

This was followed by another critically acclaimed Satta (2003) Bhandarkar roped in Konkona Sen Sharma for his next film Page

3 (2005). The film did very well at the box office, was favoured by the critics, and again received 2nd National Awards too.

His latest release is Corporate (2006). His latest film is Traffic Signal (2007) which has again been praised by the critics.

Madhur bhandarkar is always known for his socially relevant and hardhitting films.


Filmography :

As Director :

  1. Fashion (2007) (pre-production)
  2. Traffic Signal (2007)
  3. Corporate (2006)
  4. Page 3 (2005)
  5. Aan: Men at Work (2004)
  6. Satta (2003)
  7. Chandni Bar (2001)
  8. Trishakti (1999)

As writer :

  1. Traffic Signal (2007) (written by)
  2. Corporate (2006) (screenplay) (story)
  3. Page 3 (2005) (dialogue)
  4. Satta (2003) (dialogue) (story)
  5. Chandni Bar (2001)
Nomination And Awards
Awards of the International Indian Film Academy
Year4 Nov Result4 Nov Award4 Nov Category/Recipient(s)4 Nov
2002 Nominated Popular Award Best Story
for: Chandni Bar (2001)

Direction
for: Chandni Bar (2001)

Filmfare Awards
Year4 Nov Result4 Nov Award4 Nov Category/Recipient(s)4 Nov
2006 Nominated Filmfare Award Best Director
for: Page 3 (2005)

National Film Awards, India
Year4 Nov Result4 Nov Award4 Nov Category/Recipient(s)4 Nov
2005 Won Golden Lotus Award Best Film
for: Page 3 (2005)
Shared with:
Bobby Pushkarna (producer)

2002 Won Silver Lotus Award Best Film on Other Social Issues
for: Chandni Bar (2001)
Shared with:
Lata Mohan (producer)

Screen Weekly Awards
Year4 Nov Result4 Nov Award4 Nov Category/Recipient(s)4 Nov
2002 Won Screen Best Story
for: Chandni Bar (2001)

Nominated Screen Best Director
for: Chandni Bar (2001)

Zee Cine Awards
Year4 Nov Result4 Nov Award4 Nov Category/Recipient(s)4 Nov
2002 Nominated Popular Award Best Director
for: Chandni Bar (2001)

Best Story
for: Chandni Bar (2001)

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