27 August in History


 

On 27th August 2006 celebrated Hindi film maker Hrishikesh Mukherjee passed away in Mumbai. Mukherjee directed 42 films throughout his career spanning forty years and is remembered for establishing what is now known as the “middle cinema” of India. Mukherjee’s films focused on the Indian middle class and its changing dynamics over the years.

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