36 Chowringhee Lane directed by Aparna Sen ; produced by Shashi Kapoor.
By: Sen, Aparna.
Contributor(s): Kapoor, Shashi | Bhatia, Vanraj | Shemaroo Video (Firm).Material type: Visual materialPublisher: Mumbai Shemaroo Video 1981Description: 1 videodisc (108 min.) sd., col. 4 3/4 in.Other title: Filmvalas 36 chowringhee lane.Subject(s): Women, Anglo-Indian -- India -- Kolkata -- Drama | Loneliness -- Drama | Anglo-Indians | English teachers | Friendship | Motion pictures, IndicGenre/Form: Feature films. | Fiction films.DDC classification: 791.4372
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Copyright notice on disc: Shemaroo Video Pvt. Ltd., Mumbai.
Originally released theatrically in 1981.
MAVIS 1162587; Channel crossings. 36 Chowringhee Lane. DLC
Music, Vanraj Bhatia.
Jennifer Kapoor, Debashree Raoy, Soni Razdan.
After the marriage of her daughter Rosemary, an Anglo-Indian school teacher Violet Stoneham lives a lonely life in her single room flat located at 36 Chowringhee Lane in Calcutta. She is thrilled when a former student, Nandita Roy, looks her up and also brings her boyfriend, Samaresh Moitra, to her flat. Samaresh is an author and would like to write his new novel. She hopes she has become part of a family again. It is Christmas time and Violet bakes a cake and visits Nandita and Samaresh to surprise them. But the surprise awaits her when she reaches her destination. Violet finds herself alone again.
English and Hindi.
"National award winner in 1981 for Best director, Aparna Sen; Best cinematographer, Ashok Mehta; Best regional film English".