|Ganashatru (Enemy of the People),গণশত্রু|
|Directed by||Satyajit Ray|
|Written by||Henrik Ibsen (play)
Ruma Guha Thakurta
|Edited by||Dulal Dutta|
|Release date(s)||19 January 1990|
|Running time||100 minutes|
Ganashatru (Bengali: গণশত্রু Gônoshotru "Enemy of the People") is a 1990 Indian film by Satyajit Ray. It is an adaption of Henrik Ibsen's play An Enemy of the People, and was released under that title in the UK. The cast includes Ray's favourite actor Soumitra Chatterjee, and veteran actors such as Dhritiman Chatterjee, Shubhendu Chatterjee, Manoj Mitra and Ruma Guhathakurta. Ray adapts the play to an Indian setting: a flourishing township in which a temple attracts devotees as well as tourists. When a health problem is discovered Dr Ashok Gupta, played by Soumitra Chatterjee, finds his popularity flagging.
- Art direction: Ashoke Bose
- Sound designer: Sujit Sarkar
- "Festival de Cannes: Ganashatru". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-08-03.
- Satyajit Ray on the film
- UCSC page
- Ganashatru (Enemy of the People),গণশত্রু at the Internet Movie Database
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