About P.K. Atre: Prahlād Keshav Atre (Marathi: प्रल्हाद केशव अत्रे (13 August – 13 June ), popularly known as Āchārya Atre (Marathi. Pralhad Keshav Atre (–). Director | Music Department | Producer. + Add or change photo on IMDbPro». Contribute to IMDb. Add a bio, trivia, and more.

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Remembering the one and only Acharya Atre, literary giant and daring filmmaker

Add it to your IMDbPage. The idea was to produce films written by literary giants. Atre confessed to being a novice, and Torne took it upon himself to educate the playwright in the intricacies of filmmaking. Atee popularity on IMDb. Atre received the award from Dr Rajendra Prasad, the first president of India.

June 13age 70 in Bombay, Maharashtra, India.

You might also like. He completed the screenplay in under a week. In the passion of this art, I took on enormous debts and spent some precious years of my life paying it back. Acharya Pralhad Keshav Atre P. It is a business of gambling for rich investors. He hired Kanu Desai to design the grand sets of the Buddhist era. How much of Pralhad Keshav Atre’s work have you seen? The atde Anticipated Indian Movies and Shows” widget tracks the atrr popularity of relevant pages on IMDb, and displays those that are currently generating the highest number of pageviews on IMDb.

Verification code sent on your registered email id. Add a bio, trivia, and more. To help market his movies, Atre started Navayug weekly, a magazine that went on to become an institution. Inhe was elected to the Pune municipality where he met Rambhau Abhyankar, a well-known entrepreneur. Article Hindi Marathi Remembering the one and only Acharya Atre, literary giant and daring filmmaker On the legendary Prahlad Keshav Atre’s 48th death anniversary he died on 13 Junewe look at his journey through tinsel town that saw him become the only filmmaker to win the National Award for Best Film twice in succession.


By submitting this form you are agreeing to the terms and conditions of Cinestaan. How Much Have You Seen? And like all grandfathers do, he would share his memories with me.

His next script, also starring Master Vinayak, was an out-and-out comedy acarya Premveeralso released in Marathi and Hindi. After some planning, they started Navayug Pictures with Rs25 lakh.

Pralhad Keshav Atre

It was also the first time a film satirized Indian puritanism and celibacy — it is art that entertains without being preachy. Which villain would come out on top? Durga Khote Actor, Singer. So, Gajanan Jagirdar was signed on as director.

Master Vinayak Director, Actor, Producer. A poster for Dil Ki Baat I don’t think any other industry in the world makes a heartwrenching mockery of a hardworking individual the way the Indian film industry does. Atre’s directorial debut was a Hindi film called Dil Ki Baatwhich was made in under three months. In Bombay, Atre found an investor and bought a movie studio, Chitramandir, which was the first film studio in the city to be owned by a Marathi-speaking person.

Then actor-producer Baburao Pendharkar approached him. Although most of the films Atre wrote or made have been lost or destroyed, their screenplays are available through Chitrakatha 1 and Chitrakatha 2 Parchure Publications. Marathi cinema was going beyond mythological stories in this period and filmmakers were experimenting with socially relevant subjects.


But his tryst with cinema wasn’t over yet. So there was always a real-life event that inspired his stories.

Atre started to veer towards politics and moved on from filmmaking. Atre shared his idea of creating agre limited company to raise capital to make films.

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Check out the Indian movies with the highest ratings from IMDb users, as well as the movies that are trending in real time. And his years as a teacher had taught him that the best way to teach people was through entertainment and humour. Around this time Atre was reading a book that proposed abstinence as a way of life.

The actor-filmmaker won accolades for his roles and films in both Hindi and Marathi cinema. Atre was very close to social activist Sane Guruji. Please Login with Facebook. The film was a failure at the box office. All done Thank you very much for helping us out.

While Chitramandir was doing well and producing great films like Gharjawai and Raja RaniVasantsena was getting made. People in this story. But Papa did it.