|Director: Satyajit Ray||Country: India|
|Cast: Madhabi Mukherjee, Anil Chatterjee||Production Year: 1964|
|Original Title: Mahanagar||Black & White|
A must-see masterpiece of Indian cinema, Satyajit Ray’s The Big City is a wonderful portrait of 1950s life in Calcutta. The film follows a three-generation middle class family consisting of housewife Arati, her husband Subrata, their children and his parents. When Arati gets a job to help provide for the family, Subrata’s parents react with shame and indignation and Subrata’s initial support of his wife soon turns to jealousy.
|Wed 11 Sep||6:15pm|
|Thu 12 Sep||8:40pm|
One of the most rewarding screen experiences of our time.