Cover Story | The Ray Centenary

The Inner Eye

Ray obsessed about the tiniest detail. A sceptic of the time had grudgingly admitted: ‘How did a city boy know that when a frog dies, it floats on its back?’

1. Sarbajaya’s six-second look at the well (Pather Panchali) 2. The dead frog after the storm (Pather Panchali) 3. The memory game sequence (Aranyer Din Ratri)