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Dina Pathak

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dina Pathak or Deena Pathak née Gandhi (4 March 1922 - 11 October 2002) was a veteran actor and director of Gujarati theatre and also a film actor. She was also a woman activist and remained the President of the 'National Federation of Indian Women' (NIFW). A doyen of Hindi and Gujarati films as well as theatre, Dina Pathak acted in over 120 films in a career spanning over six decades; her production Mena Gurjari in Bhavai folk theatre style, ran successfully for many years, and is now an part of its repertoire. She is best known for her memorable roles in the Hindi films Gol Maal and Khubsoorat. She was a favourite of the Art Cinema in India where she essayed powerful roles in films like Koshish, Umrao Jaan, Mirch Masala and Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho!. Her notable Gujarati films were Moti Ba, Malela Jeev, and Bhavani Bhavai while her well-known plays include Dinglegar, Doll's House, Vijan Sheni and Girish Karnad's Hayavadana, directed by Satyadev Dubey. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dina Pathak, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Mar 4, 1922 In Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India
Movie/TV Credits:
28
First Appeared:
In the movie Sara Akash 1969-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche 2004-01-01
Known For
Poster of The Absolution
Poster of The Unspoken
Poster of Gol Maal
Filmography
Movie Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche 2004-01-01
Movie Devdas Bhuvan's mother 2002-07-11
Movie Badal 2000-02-11
Movie Pyaar Koi Khel Nahin 1999-07-23
Movie Dushmani: A Violent Love Story Buaji 1995-01-01
Movie The Absolution Rammo 1995-08-09
Movie Yaad Rakhegi Duniya Naina's paternal grandmother 1992-03-01
Movie Saudagar Bir Singh's elder sister 1991-08-09
Movie Sanam Bewafa Fateh's mother 1991-01-11
Movie Mohabbat Ke Dushman Amijaan 1988-05-20
Movie Tamas Banto 1987-01-01
Movie Ijaazat 1987-10-24
Movie Mirch Masala Maanki, factory worker 1987-02-18
Movie Ek Chadar Maili Si Jindhi 1986-08-28
Movie A Moment (Ek Pal) 1986-11-01
Movie The Unspoken Devki Chaturvedi 1985-01-01
Movie Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho! Joshi's Wife 1984-01-01
Movie The Victor 1982-11-18
Movie Arth Kavita's Mother 1982-12-03
Movie Naram Garam Nani 1981-02-28
Movie Umrao Jaan Husseini 1981-03-16
Movie Bhavni Bhavai Bhagat's wife 1980-01-01
Movie Two Bankrupt Boys Shantu (Ramu & Rani's mom) 1979-01-05
Movie Gol Maal Mrs. Kamala Srivastava (as Dina Phathak) 1979-04-19
Movie Kitaab Babla's Mother 1977-12-31
Movie Mausam Gangu Rani 1975-12-25
Movie Sachaa Jhutha Inspector Pradhan's Mother 1970-05-01
Movie Sara Akash Mrs. Thakur 1969-01-01
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