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Film@Chautari: Ritwik Ghatak's Nagarik

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1 Film@Chautari: Ritwik Ghatak's Nagarik on Wed Aug 12, 2009 5:01 pm

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Film@Chautari: Ritwik Ghatak's Nagarik

Date:13 Aug 2009 / 29 Saun 2066
Time: 3 pm
Venue: Martin Chautari, Thapathali

About the Film


The story of Nagarik (The City Dweller), the first film made by Ritwik Ghatak(1925 1976) is a story of the triumph of a group of technicians dedicated to the medium. It is thought to be well scripted, acted, and filmed with scenes that show unique visual and aural registers.This film had never been released in Ghatak's lifetime and was given up for lost. The film centers round a middle class family and its gradual impoverishment; they move house to a less respectable locality, and in the end, to a slum. This film has been considered overtly Marxist considering Ghatak's involvement with group theatre and the Indian People's Theatre Association.


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