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Paar (1984)

Not Rated | | Drama | September 1984 (Italy)
This is Goutam Ghose's speculative commentary on poverty and exploitation in rural Bihar, based on Bengali story Paathi.

Director:

Goutam Ghose

Writers:

Partha Banerjee, Samaresh Basu (story "Paarhi") | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Naseeruddin Shah ... Naurangia
Shabana Azmi ... Rama
Utpal Dutt ... Bhola Singh (as Utpal Dutta)
Anil Chatterjee ... Schoolmaster
Mohan Agashe ... Hari Singh
Kamu Mukherjee Kamu Mukherjee ... Headman
Sunil Mukherjee Sunil Mukherjee ... Chamku
Masood Akhtar
Usha Ganguly Usha Ganguly
Kalyan Chatterjee Kalyan Chatterjee
Bimal Deb Bimal Deb
Bhoopal Reddy Bhoopal Reddy
Sujal Roy Chowdhury Sujal Roy Chowdhury ... (as Sajal Roy Chowdhury)
Reba Roy Chowdhury Reba Roy Chowdhury
Ruma Guha Thakurta
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This is Goutam Ghose's speculative commentary on poverty and exploitation in rural Bihar, based on Bengali story Paathi.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

India

Language:

Hindi

Release Date:

September 1984 (Italy) See more »

Also Known As:

The Crossing See more »

Filming Locations:

Calcutta, West Bengal, India See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Orchid Films See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Naseeruddin Shah, Shabana Azmi and Goutam Ghosh got national awards in 1985 for their brilliant performances. See more »

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A must watch 10/10
14 May 2018 | by aussiemalwayiSee all my reviews

A small budget masterpiece with great performances by 2 gems of theatre Shabana Azmi & Naseeruddin Shah.


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