100 Years Of Indian Cinema: Quiz On Script Writers Set 2

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  • 1. 
    A great story writer, he was coupled with Bollywood as a screenwriter in 1950s and 1960s, bagging Filmfare Awards for the Best Story for the movie Naya Daur and Waqt. His other distinguished movies were Ab Dilli Door Nahin, Bawre Nain, Dhund and Mohabbat Isko Kehte Hein. Who is he?
    • A. 

      Akhtar Mirza

    • B. 

      Prayag Raj

    • C. 

      Salim – Javed

    • D. 

      Gulzar

  • 2. 
    Prominent Urdu writer, a radical feminist, he discovered middle - class gentility, sprouting conflicts in modern Muslim world and feminine sexuality. A grand story writer, she bagged Filmfare Award for the Story of Garam Hawa. Her most impressive movies are Sone Ki Chidia, Junoon and Arzoo in which she also had screen facade. Who is she?
    • A. 

      Prayag Raj

    • B. 

      Ismat Chughtai

    • C. 

      Salim – Javed

    • D. 

      Gulzar

  • 3. 
    Distinguished and extensively esteemed screen writer, he had an extensive actor - writer alliance with Amitabh Bachchan since 1970s Amar Akbar Anthony, Suhaag, Parvarish, Naseeb, Coolie, Desh Premi, Gereftaar, Ganga Jamuna Sarswati, Mard, Ajooba, Zamaanat and Mard. The other noteworthy films of this script writer include Roti, Aa Gale Lag Ja, Dharam Karam, Deewana Mastana and Ponga Pandit. Who is he?
    • A. 

      Prayag Raj

    • B. 

      Sujit Sen

    • C. 

      Sudhir Mishra

    • D. 

      Kamna Chandra

  • 4. 
    This duo fetched the writer to the front as never before in Indian cinema. They were the 1st to make the writer a celebrity in his own right and they swayed a fee often privileged than the actors starring in the movies they wrote. They were accountable for the fact of the angry young man in 1970s personified by the famous Amitabh Bachchan. Deewar, Zanjeer, Sholay, Trishul and Don allocated an immense deal of their victory to the writing of duo. They also fetched a major variation in the Hindi film dialogue insistent thespian dialogue became a fashion in movies. Identify them.
    • A. 

      Honey Irani - Kamna Chandra

    • B. 

      Salim – Javed

    • C. 

      Govind Nihlani - O. P. Dutta

    • D. 

      Prayag Raj - Sujit Sen

  • 5. 
    Director, lyricist and writer, he is recognized for movies that are insightful, inspired and yet very booming. They were a reception reprieved from the vicious movies that packed the 70s and the 80s. Preparatory as Bimal Roy’s permanent Assistant, he developed into one of the handpicked lyricists and screen writers of Hindi films, with a lengthy list of memorable movies Mere Apne, Anand, Guddi, Koshish, Achanak, Parichay, Khushboo, Namak Haram, Aandhi, Kitaab, Chupke Chupke, Mausam, Grih Pravesh, New Delhi Times, Masoom, Angoor, Namkeen, Ijaazat, Rudaali, Lekin, Saathia andMaachis. He won Filmfare Awards for Anand and Saathia. Who is he?
    • A. 

      Rajkumar Santoshi

    • B. 

      Vishal Bhardwaj

    • C. 

      Madhur Bhandarker

    • D. 

      Gulzar