Albert Einstein’s desk in Princeton.
Real life, meet reel life. Explain.
bhumika… based on life of actress (left), played on screen by actress (right)
Hansa Wadkar and Bhumika, the Benegal movie based on her life.
Smita Patil as Bhumika which is inspired from the autobiography of the 1940s Marathi and Hindi movie star Hansa Wadkar
Hansa Wadkar, who inspired the Shyam Benegal classic Bhumika, starring Smita Patil.
Smita Patil playing the role of Hansa Wadkar in Bhumika.
The second photo is of the late Smita Patil essaying the lead character in Bhumika. Apparently that character was based on a real life Marathi actress named Hansa Wadkar. So me thinks that is the connection.
smita patil acted in the movie called Bhoomika, which was supposed to be inspired by the autobiography of Marathi Actress Hansa Wadkar, titled “Sangtye Aika”.
Pic 1 is Hansa Wadkar. Pic 2 is Smita Patil in Shyam Benegal’s Bhumika a movie which is loosely based on Wadkar’s life.
Bhumika (pic 2) *ing Smita Patil was inspired by the life of the actress Hansa Wadkar (pic 1)
Bhumika – The Role (1977) based on Marathi actress Hansa Wadkar
smita patil as hansa wadkar in bhumika
Smitha patil as Usha in the movie Bhumika, an inspiration from Hansa wadkar’s life…
1. Hansa Wadker
2. Smita Patil in the movie Bhumika which is based on Hansa Wadker’s life with Smita Patil playing the role of Hansa Wadker
Hansa Wadhkar –> Bhoomika