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Title Pather Panchali = Song of the little road / directed by Satyajit Ray.
Publication [United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]
Description 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
4 3/4 in.
digital optical Dolby Digital rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture
Call # DVD BEN
Series Criterion collection ; 783
Criterion collection ; 783.
System Req DVD; aspect ratio, 1.37:1; Dolby digital; region 1, NTSC.
Note Bengali dialogue; English subtitles.
Based on the novel "Pather panchali by Bibhutibhusan Banerjee.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1955.
Title from container.
Cast Soumitra Chatterjee, Kanu Banerjee, Karuna Banerjee, Subir Banerjee, Uma Das Gupta, Chunibala Devi, Shampa "Runki" Banerjee, Reba Devi, Tulsi Chakraborty, Binoy Mukherjee, Haren Banerjee.
Note Special features: New 4K digita restoration, undertaken in collaboration with the Academy Archive at the Academy of Motion picture arts and Sciences and L'lmmagine Ritrovat; Audio recording from 1958. New interviews with actors Soumitra Chatterjee and Shampa Srivastava.
Summary Impoverished priest Harihar Ray, dreaming of a better life for himself and his family, leaves his rural Bengal village in search of work. Alone, his wife, Sarbojaya, looks after her rebellious daughter, Durga, and her young son, Apu, as well as Harihar's elderly aunt Indir. The children enjoy the small pleasures of their difficult life, while their parents suffer the daily indignities heaped upon them.
Subject Country life -- India -- Bengal -- Drama.
Families -- Drama.
Priests -- Family -- Drama.
Genre Fiction films.
Feature films.
Addl. Author Caṭṭopādhyāẏa, Saumitra, 1935-2020, actor.
Banerjee, Kanu, 1905-1985, actor.
Bannerjee, Karuna, actor.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Bandyopādhyāẏa, Bibhūtibhūshaṇa, 1896?-1950. Pathera pān̐cālī.
Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992, film director.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Alt Title Song of the little road
ISBN 1681430886

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 Central 1st Fl - Lit DVD  DVD BEN    DUE 06-16-21