Satyajit Ray's The Apu Trilogy, based on Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay's novels, instantly placed Mr Ray and Indian cinema on the world map
The news of the death of Wajda -- who had been recently taken to hospital -- here was confirmed by a representative of the Polish Filmmakers' Association
Sharing his experience, the 53-year-old filmmaker said, "Right from the story of the legend of Mirza Sahiban, the folklore, I wanted to picturize this in my imaginative world for which we travelled to Ladakh and went to the remote corners"
"The reports surrounding the star cast remuneration for Padmavati are completely false. The rumours are baseless and are being blown out of proportion," the spokesperson of Mr Bhansali said