Ek Din Pratidin

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Ek Din Pratidin
Ek Din Pratidin DVD cover.jpeg
Ek Din Pratidin DVD cover
Directed by Mrinal Sen
Written by Mrinal Sen (writer)
Amalendu Chakraborty (novel)
Starring Mamata Shankar
Gita Sen
Sreela Majumdar
Satya Bannerjee
Release date(s) 1979
Running time 95 mins
Country India
Language Bengali

Ek Din Pratidin (English title: "And Quiet Rolls the Dawn") is a 1979 Bengali movie directed by Mrinal Sen. The film stars Mamata Shankar, Gita Sen and Sreela Majumdar, among others. It was entered into the 1980 Cannes Film Festival.[1]


The daughter of an economically middle-class family fails to return home one night. Her family worries, make searches and evolves into a deep crisis, more so because she is the only bread winner in the family. Overcoming the economic and social constraints, the film has a deep underlining of hidden strength.




  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: Ek Din Pratidin". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-05-26. 

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