While none would question the brilliance of the selected Indian classics like Satyajit Ray's [ Images ] Apu Trilogy, Guru Dutt's Pyaasa and Mani Ratnam's Nayagan, rediff.com decided to ask Indian filmmakers, artistes, technicians and critics what they felt were the best Indian films of all time.
Today, we speak to Madhur Bhandarkar [ Images ], director of this year's first hit, Page 3, and critically acclaimed filmmaker with films like Chandni Bar to his credit.
Madhur gave Radhika Rajamani his list of India's [ Images ] best films.
Do Bigha Zameen [ Images ]
Cast: Balraj Sahni, Nirupa Roy
Cast: Guru Dutt, Mala Sinha, Waheeda Rehman [ Images ]
Kaagaz Ke Phool
Cast: Waheeda Rehman, Guru Dutt
Cast: Dev Anand [ Images ], Waheeda Rehman
Cast: Mithun Chakravarti, Mamata Shankar
Sholay [ Images ]
Amar Akbar Anthony
Cast: Om Puri [ Images ], Smita Patil, Sadashiv Amrapurkar
Cast: Kamal Haasan [ Images ], Saranya