A River Called Titas

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Barcode: 58958924 Call Number: V-BEN 019 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 156 min Date: c1973, c2013 System Requirements: Region 1 Language: Bengali Creator: Directed by Ritwik Ghatak Description: "The Bengali fimmaker RItwik Ghatak's stunningly beautiful, elegaic saga concerns the tumultuous lives of people in fishing villages along the banks of the Titas River in pre-Partition East Bengal. Focusing on the tragic intertwining fates of a series of fascinating characters- in particular, the indomitable widow Basanti- Ghatak tells the poignant story of an entire community's vanishing way of life." --Cover Collection: Language Resource Center