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Indian Azmi their film debut had lives and working after their 1972 final play training in Pune with Shyam Benegal in its film Ankur (1973). Their achievement is taken up above all also by the criticism positively and it gets further roles. Under Benegal it plays main roles in Nishant (1975) and Junoon (1978). 1976 had it commercial success with Fakira (with Shashi Kapoor), it are considered from now on as a popular and successful, but as it were serious actress. In Satyajit Rays only not bengalischen film Shatranj Ke Khilari (1977, with Sanjeev Kumar) plays it just like in the socialcritical comedy Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyon Ata shark (1980, with Naseeruddin Shah and Smita Patil). In its most popular films of the outgoing 1970er years, Swami (1977, with Dharmendra) and Apne Paraya (1980), it embodies coined/shaped women from the traditional role picture; Basu Chatterjee was a director of both films.
Shabana Azmi separates into the 1980er years from its role plate of the virtueful woman and pushes thereby partly their public before the head than it 1983 in Doosri Dulhan a prostitute embodied. For its main role in Arth (1982) it receives, first to its second film-far Best Actress Award received it for Swami. Azmi strengthened its call into the 1980er years as an intelligent and socially responsible thinking actress.
Internationally becomes Shabana Azmi admits by its roles in international CO productions. Under the direction of Mrinal Sen plays it 1986 in French-Indian-Belgian-Swiss production genesis and 1993 under Ismail Merchant arises it in American-Indian CO production in Custody . Between them numerous international film appearances, so together with Hugh Grant , are appropriate for 1988 Soumitra Chatterjee and John Hurt into a bengalische night. 1992 participate it together with COM Puri and Patrick Swayze in town center OF Joy , a film, which partly plays in the bengalische metropolis Kolkata. In Deepa Mehtas film Fire (1996) plays it a Mrs. (Radha) the lesbian feelings actually discovered and to these gives way. The film released controversies over the acceptance of sexual deviations in the traditional India and in Pakistan was not shown.
Shabana Azmi received national film Awards to 5 as best Hauptdarstellerin and three times the film-far Best Actress Award. It played in over 100 films also. 1990 were it jury president of the World film festival in Montréal. 1998 it distinguished with the Padma cried. With internationally the Indian film Awards 2005 in Amsterdam was lent it to the running time Achievement Award.
Shabana Azmi is an UN-Ambassador of their country for development and human rights. It is considered as Vorreiterin of the modern toolism in India and arises against religious radicalism. Their social commitment and the characteristic to take “no sheet before the mouth”, take it off from the mass of the usual Bollywood - star. It is one of the most formed representatives of the Indian parallel cinema.
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|SHORT DESCRIPTION||Indian film actress and Sozialaktivistin|
|DATE OF BIRTH||18. September 1950|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Delhi|