Meghe ḍhaka tara videorecordingdirected, produced and written by Ritwik Ghatak.
By: Ghatak, Ritwikkumar.
Contributor(s): Supriya Choudhury (Nita) | Anil Chatterjee (Shankar) | Gita Ghatak (Gita) | Gita De (mother) | Bijon Bhattacharya (father). | Maxtech Entertainment (Firm).Material type: Visual materialSeries: Ritwik's black & white magic. Publisher: Kolkata 5. Maxtech Entertainment ©2005Description: 1 videodisc (130 min.) sd., col 4 3/4 in.Other title: .Subject(s): Refugees -- Drama -- | Families -- Drama | Motion pictures, BengaliGenre/Form: Feature filmsDDC classification: 791.4372
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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.
Supriya Choudhury (Nita); Anil Chatterjee (Shankar); Bijon Bhattacharya (father); Gita De (mother); Gita Ghatak (Gita).
In Bengali with English subtitles.