Sagina (film)

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Sagina
Directed by Tapan Sinha
Produced by J.K. Kapur
Written by Tapan Sinha (screenplay)
Rahi Masoom Reza (dialogue)
Story by Rupadarshi
Starring Dilip Kumar
Saira Banu
Aparna Sen
Narrated by Dilip Kumar
Music by S. D. Burman
Cinematography Bimal Mukherjee
Edited by Subodh Roy
Release date
  • 26 July 1974 (1974-07-26)
Country India
Language Hindi

Sagina is a 1974 Hindi movie, produced by J.K. Kapur and directed by Tapan Sinha, the film stars Dilip Kumar, Saira Banu, Aparna Sen and Om Prakash. It was a remake of a Bengali version called Sagina Mahato which was released in 1970, directed by Tapan Sinha, with the same lead pair in the cast.[1]

Plot[edit]

Sagina is a factory laborer,and aggressive, honest and lovable character who was the first to fight against the tyranny of the British bosses in the Tea gardens of North-Eastern India.[2][3]

Cast[edit]

Music[edit]

The film has music by S.D. Burman and lyrics by Majrooh Sultanpuri

  1. "Saala mein to sahab ban gaya, sahab ban ke kaisa tan gaya" -Kishore Kumar
  2. "Uparwala dukhiyon ki nahi sunta tha" - Kishore Kumar
  3. "Gajab chamki bindiya tori aadhi raat" - Lata Mangeshkar and Kishore Kumar
  4. "Tumre sang to rain bitayee" - Lata Mangeshkar and Kishore Kumar

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Awards and legacy[edit]

The film won the 1974 Filmfare Best Art Direction Award for Sudhendu Roy. In the 1975 film Chupke Chupke a billboard featuring the poster can briefly be seen.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Suresh Kohli (27 December 2012). "Sagina (1974)". Retrieved 17 March 2013. 
  2. ^ Sinha, Tapan (1974-07-15), Sagina, retrieved 2016-04-09 
  3. ^ Publié le 7 Décembre 2009. "Sagina: a freedom beyond politics". Retrieved 18 July 2016. 

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