The Big City [Mahanagar]

Satyajit Ray (director, screenwriter)
Anil Chatterjee, Madhavi Mukherjee (starring)

N.p. N.p., Circa 1963. Vintage reference photograph of director Satyajit Ray and a camera crew capturing a scene with Anil Chatterjee and Madhavi Mukherjee on the set of the 1963 film.

From the archive of film historian and author Joel Finler.

A young housewife goes to work as a saleswoman in order to save her family from financial peril, finding her relationships with her husband and their traditional, conservative family changing as she gains independence in the modern world.

Shot on location in Calcutta.

10 x 8 inches. About Near Fine.

Criterion Collection 668.

[Book #156632]