Buddhadeb Dasgupta was born in 1944 in Anara, India. Bengali poet and director, Dasgupta was a lecturer in economics at Calcutta University. Many of his poems have been published in various journals. His poeticism has been extended to cinema as well.
Dasgupta won several national awards and a special jury prize for directing at 2000 Venice International Film Festival for 'The Wrestlers'(Uttara).
Mondo Meyer Upakhyan