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THE BIG CITY

Mahanagar

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Directed by Satyajit Ray
India, 1963
Drama

Synopsis

The Big City (Mahanagar), set in mid-1950s Calcutta and directed by the great Satyajit Ray, follows the personal triumphs and frustrations of Arati (Madhabi Mukherjee), who decides, despite the initial protests of her bank-clerk husband, to take a job to help support their family.

Synopsis

The Big City (Mahanagar), set in mid-1950s Calcutta and directed by the great Satyajit Ray, follows the personal triumphs and frustrations of Arati (Madhabi Mukherjee), who decides, despite the initial protests of her bank-clerk husband, to take a job to help support their family.

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The Big CityDirected bySatyajit Ray

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Berlin International Film Festival
1964 | 2 wins including: Silver Bear for Best Director

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