Angshumaner Chhobi (2009)

Movie


Angshumaner Chhobi (2009)

Angshuman, a young film director, comes back from Italy after eight years, having studied cinema there, to make his first film. He puts up a determined fight against all obstacles to complete his film. He picks an unusual script on which he is not prepared to compromise. The story is about a 72-year-old painter who is suffering from dementia. The painter has an illiterate ayah who looks after him. Anghsuman chooses an old actor Pradyut Mukherjee, a matinee idol at one time who has cut himself from the mainstream as much as he has cut himself away from films. Anghsuman persuades the actor to portray the character of the old painter. For the role of the ayah, the new director chooses Madhura, an actress who won the National Award for her debut film but lost her way somewhere in the maze of commercial cinema and then receded into the background. When Angshuman approaches her, she is reduced to a jatra artist who is a social recluse. As shooting begins, there is this continuous ...
India
IMDb  6.9 /10
Creators
Director Atanu Ghosh
Writer Suchandra Chowdhury
Writer Atanu Ghosh
Information
Release Date2009-08-21
Runtime2h 5mins
GenreDrama
Content Rating
Awards1 win.
CompanyMukul Sarkar Production
CountryIndia
LanguageBengali
Bhaskar Banerjee
Bhaskar Banerjee
(as Bhaskar Bandyopadhyay)
Anjana Basu
Anjana Basu
Bobby Chakraborty
Bobby Chakraborty
Soma Chakraborty
Soma Chakraborty
(as Ananya Chattopadhyay)
Pradyut (as Soumitra Chattopadhyay)
Debesh Roy Chowdhury
Debesh Roy Chowdhury
Suchandra Chowdhury
Suchandra Chowdhury
(as Pijush Gangopadhyay)
Chhanda Guha
Chhanda Guha