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Title Aparajito = [(DVD) videorecording] : the unvanquished / directed by Satyajit Ray.

Publication Info. [United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2015]
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 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  BENGALI APARAJ    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (110 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
digital optical mono Dolby digital rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video region 1 rda
Motion picture.
Series Criterion collection ; 784
Apu trilogy.
Criterion collection (DVD videodiscs) ; 784.
System Details DVD, Region 1, NTSC, mono.
Language Bengali dialogue; English subtitles.
Cast Pinaki Sengupta, Smaran Ghosal, Karuna Banerjee, Kanu Banerjee, Ramani Sengupta, Charuprakash Ghosh, Subodh Ganguli, Moni Srimani, Hemanta Chatterjee, Ranibala, Sudipta Roy, Ajay Mitra, Kali Banerjee, Kalicharan Roy, Kamala Adhikari, Lalchand Banerjee, Santi Gupta, K.S. Pandey, Meenaksi Devi, Anil Mukherjee, Harendrakumar Chakravarti, Bhaganu Palwan.
Note Based on the novel Aparājita by Bibhutibhusan Banerjee.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1956.
1.37:1 aspect ratio.
Special features include 4K digital restoration, interview with film writer Ujjal Chakraborty, audio recording from 1958 of a coversation between director Satyajit Ray and film historian Gideon Bachmann, making the Apu Trilogy - a video essay by Ray biographer Andrew Robinson, a 1967 half-hour documentary about Ray, and new English subtitle translation.
Summary Young Apu (Pinaki Sengupta), lives with his mother, Sarbajaya (Karuna Bannerjee), and father, Harihar (Karuna Bandyopadhyay), near the Ganges River. When Harihar dies suddenly, Apu and Sarbajaya move to a small village to be near relatives. Eventually, she reluctantly allows her son (now played by Smaran Ghosal) to attend school in Calcutta. As Apu acclimates to life in the city, Sarbajaya struggles with his absence.
Subject Teenage boys -- India -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Mothers and sons -- India -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Young men -- India -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
India -- Social conditions -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh, India) -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
India (OCoLC)fst01210276 -- Videodiscs.
India -- Vārānasi (Uttar Pradesh) (OCoLC)fst01313078 -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Film adaptations.
Foreign films, Bengali.
Fiction films.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Fiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710264
Film adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710491
DVD-Video discs.
Added Author Sengupta, Pinaki, actor.
Ghosal, Smaran, actor.
Bannerjee, Karuna, actor.
Banerjee, Kanu, 1905-1985, actor.
Sengupta, Ramani, actor.
Ghosh, Charuprakash, actor.
Ganguli, Subodh, actor.
Srimani, Moni, actor.
Chatterjee, Hemanta, actor.
Ranibala, actor.
Roy, Sudipta, actor.
Mitra, Ajay, actor.
Banerjee, Kali, actor.
Roy, Kalicharan, actor.
Adhikari, Kamala, actor.
Banerjee, Lalchand, actor.
Gupta, Santi, 1900-1973, actor.
Pandey, K. S., actor.
Devi, Meenaksi, actor.
Mukherjee, Anil, actor.
Chakravarti, Harendrakumar, actor.
Palwan, Bhaganu, actor.
Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992, screenwriter, film producer, film director.
Shankar, Ravi, 1920-2012, composer (expression)
Mitra, Subrata, 1930-2001, director of photography.
Dutta, Dulal, editor of moving image work.
Mitra, Durgadas, recordist.
Choudhury, Anil, production manager.
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Bandyopādhyāẏa, Bibhūtibhūshaṇa, 1896?-1950. Aparājita.
Criterion Collection (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Unvanquished.
Music No. CC2547D-2 The Criterion Collection
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