Byomkesh bakshi

A work by artist Sarnath Banerjee, from his 2008 work, Detective Department: Lalbazaar Lower Pile, previously displayed at the India Art Fair, New Delhi and the Loft, Mumbai. Photo: Sarnath Banerjee/courtesy Project 88<br />

Calcutta noir

9 min read . 17 Jan 2015
The teaser-trailer of Yash Raj Films’s ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy’ indicates that Dibakar Banerjee is intent on making a lavish period film that recreates 1943 Calcutta, including the Japanese bombing of its port. <br />

The curious case of Byomkesh Bakshi

8 min read . 04 Dec 2014
<br /> Sleuth tale: A TV version of Byomkesh Bakshi aired on Doordarshan in 1993. Hindustan Times <br />

When everything&#8217;s a secret

3 min read . 30 Oct 2009