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Original title Pather panchali
Film type Feature
Category Fiction
Original work
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Production company
Swedish release 1969-03-05


Kanu Bandyopadhyay
Harihar "Hari" Roy, fadern

Karuna Bandyopadhyay
Sarbojaya Roy, modern

Uma Dasgupta
Durga som tolvåring

Runki Bandyopadhyay
Durga som sexåring

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Original title
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Production Manager
Director of Photography
Production Designer
Film Editor
Production Mixer
Assistant Director
Production Assistant
Assistant Cameraman
Music Recording Engineer
Assistant Production Designer
Assistant Film Editor


Kanu Bandyopadhyay Harihar "Hari" Roy, fadern
Karuna Bandyopadhyay Sarbojaya Roy, modern
Chunibala Devi Indir
Uma Dasgupta Durga som tolvåring
Subir Bandyopadhyay Apu
Runki Bandyopadhyay Durga som sexåring
Reba Devi Sejo-thakrun, den gamla fastern
Aparna Devi Nilmonis hustru
Tulsi Chakravarty Prasanna, byskolläraren
Rama Gangophadyay Ranu
Haren Bandyopadhyay sötsaksförsäljaren
Binoy Mukherjee Baidyanath Majumdar
Harimohan Nag läkaren
Haridhan Nag Chakravarty
Ksirodh Roy prästen
Putul Rani Tunu
Manju Teppy
Shyamal Sude
Aparna Bini


Production company Government of West Bengal
Laboratory Bengal Film Laboratory

Technical specifications

Aspect ratio 1.37:1
Sound type Sound
Sound system Optical mono
Colour type Black and white
Width 35 mm
Frames per second 24
Length in metres 3346 meter
Length in minutes 122 min

Original work

Original title Pather panchali (Novel)
Author Bibhutibhusana Bandyopadhyaya

Production location

India 1952-10 1955-03

Release dates

First showing 1955-08-26 India 122 min
Release in Sweden 1969-03-05 TV Sweden
TV showing 1969-04-04 TV Sweden

Holdings Film

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Element type Print
Item base Acetate
Gauge 16 mm
Length 1354

Holdings Scripts

Script type Dialoglista
Language English

Holdings Stills

Black and white print 8
Album No

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