Mrigayaa

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Mrigayaa
Mrigayaa.jpg
Directed by Mrinal Sen
Produced by Rajeswar Rao
Written by Mrinal Sen
Starring Mithun Chakraborty
Mamata Shankar
Shekhar Chatterji
Sadhu Mehar
Ganesh Mukherjee
Anoop Kumar
Tom Alter
Music by Salil Choudhury
Cinematography K.K. Mahajan
Release date(s)
  • 1 January 1976 (1976-01-01)
Country India
Language Hindi

Mrigayaa is a 1976 Hindi-language Indian feature film directed by Mrinal Sen and produced by Rajeswar Rao, which was the debut of Mithun Chakraborty which also won him the prestigious National Film Award for Best Actor. Mrigayaa is an Indian film in Hindi, directed by Mrinal Sen and produced by Kishor Bagri was released in 1976. Kishor currently is working with Balaji Telefilms. The movie portrayed the relationship between the British colonialists and native villagers, and their exploitation by Indian landlords in 1920's India. It also depicts the development of a friendship between a British administrator with a flair for game hunting, and a village man, who is an expert archer. This happens in the backdrop of the awakening of the Indian people against the British rule.

Plot[edit]

The film portrayed the relationship between the British colonialists and native villagers, and their exploitation by Indian landlords in 1920's India. It also depicts the development of a friendship between a British administrator with a flair for game hunting, and a village man, who is an expert archer. This happens in the backdrop of the awakening of the Indian people against the British rule. .

Cast[edit]

Awards[edit]

Chakraborty's portrayal of a villager won him the National Film Award for Best Actor in his debut film.

Won

Nomination

References[edit]

  1. ^ "10th Moscow International Film Festival (1977)". MIFF. Retrieved 2013-01-12. 

External links[edit]