U Manik Raitong - the first Khasi coloured film
Ardhendu Bhattacharya - Bhattacharya holds a postgraduate degree in philosophy at the Visva-Bharati University in Shantiniketan and then went to the Film and Television Institute of India to study further. He made documentaries in Bombay, Guwahati and worked alongside as a philosophy lecturer at 'Gauhati University'. He directed two famous movies, Indira in 1980 and Manik Raitong in 1984.
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|Photo: Poster of Manik Raitong, Kazu Matsui, Chetana Das and Skendrowell Syiemlieh|