Xagoroloi Bohudoor

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Xagoroloi Bohudoor
(It's a Long Way to the Sea)
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Directed by Jahnu Barua
Produced by Jahnu Barua
Sailadhar Baruah
Gayatri Barua
Written by Jahnu Barua
Starring Bishnu Kharghoria
Arun Nath
Kashmiri Saikia Baruah
Sushanta Baruah
Music by Satya Baruah
Cinematography P. Ranjan
Edited by Heu-en Baruah
Distributed by Dolphin Films Pvt. Ltd
Release date
Running time
106 minutes
Country India
Language Assamese

Xagoroloi Bohudoor (Assamese: সাগৰলৈ বহুদূৰ, English: It's a Long Way to the Sea) is an Assamese language drama film directed by Jahnu Barua. The film was released in 1995.[1]

Plot summary[edit]

The story revolves around a boatman who earns his living by sailing boat in the nearby ghats. Problem arises when the government decides to construct a bridge on it which will deprive his earnings. His son who lives in city wants his father only to take care of their property.[2]


  • Bishnu Kharghoria as Powal, the old man
  • Arun Nath as Homanta, Powal’s son
  • Kashmiri Saikia Baruah as Runumi
  • Miren as Land agent
  • Shusanta Barooah as Kkhuman, the boy
  • Baruah as daughter-in-law
  • Jatin Bora



  1. ^ Rajadhyaksha, Ashish; Willemen, Paul (2014-07-10). Encyclopedia of Indian Cinema. Routledge. ISBN 9781135943189. 
  2. ^ "The Indian Panorama, IFFI 1996, Delhi". Archived from the original on 4 August 2009. Retrieved 20 January 2010. 

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