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Title Jalasagara = The music room / Aurora Films presents ; written, produced, and directed by Satyajit Ray.
Imprint [San Francisco, California, USA] : Kanopy Streaming, 2016.

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Subject Bandyopadhyaya, Tarasankara, 1898-1971 -- Film adaptations.
Nobility -- India -- Drama.
Aristocracy (Social class) -- India -- Drama.
Music -- Social aspects -- India -- Drama.
Bengal (India) -- Social conditions -- Drama.
Families -- India -- Drama.
Alt Name Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992,
Dutta, Dulal,
Mitra, Subrata, 1930-2001,
Khan, Vilayat, 1928-2004,
Biswas, Sachindranath, 1900-1962,
Padmadevi, Es. Ke.,
Sengupta, Pinaki,
Basu, Gangapada, 1910-1971,
Sarkar, Kali,
Lahiri, Tulasi, 1897-1959,
Khan, Vilayat, 1928-2004,
Motion picture adaptation of : Bandyopadhyaya, Tarasankara, 1898-1971. Jalasaghara.
Kanopy (Firm)
Add Title Music room
Description 1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 99 min.) : sound, black and white
Note Title from title frames.
Originally produced by Aurora Films in 1958.
Summary With The Music Room (Jalsaghar), Satyajit Ray brilliantly evokes the crumbling opulence of the world of a fallen aristocrat (the beloved actor Chhabi Biswas) desperately clinging to a fading way of life. His greatest joy is the music room in which he has hosted lavish concerts over the years-now a shadow of its former vivid self. An incandescent depiction of the clash between tradition and modernity, and a showcase for some of India's most popular musicians of the day, The Music Room is a defining work by the great Bengali filmmaker. Additional Reading: http://www.criterion.com/current/posts/1930-the-music-room-distant-music.
Note In Bengali with optional English subtitles and optional closed captioning.
Cast Chhabi Biswas, Padma Devi, Pinaki Sen Gupta, Gangapada Bose, Tulsi Lahiri, Kali Sarkar.
Credits Editor, Dulal Dutta ; cinematography, Subrata Mitra ; music director, Ustad Vilayat Khan.
Note Based on the short story "Jalsaghar" by Tarasankar Banerji.
Publisher # 1154465 Kanopy
OCLC # 945762316



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