Meghe ḍhaka tara videorecording directed, produced and written by Ritwik Ghatak. - Kolkata 5. Maxtech Entertainment ©2005 - 1 videodisc (130 min.) sd., col 4 3/4 in - Ritwik's black & white magic .
Videodisc release of the 1960 motion picture Based on the story by Shaktipada Rajguru
"A dark melodrama set in late fifties Calcutta about a refugee family and the struggle of Nita, the oldest daughter, to keep them afloat and together. It is a bitter critique of the family as an institution and also of the harsh social and economic conditions arising from Partition" (container notes).
Director of photography, Dinen Gupta ; editor, Ramesh Joshi ; music, Jyotirindra Moitra. Director of photography, Dinen Gupta ; editor, Ramesh Joshi ; music, Jyotirindra Moitra.
Supriya Choudhury (Nita); Anil Chatterjee (Shankar); Bijon Bhattacharya (father); Gita De (mother); Gita Ghatak (Gita).
In Bengali with English subtitles.
Refugees -- Drama--
Families -- Drama
Motion pictures, Bengali
791.4372 / ME