Duration: 117 mins

Country: India

Language: Bengali

Sub Title: N/A

Genre: Drama

Charulata is based on a story by Rabindranath Tagore, Nastanirh (The broken Nest) and set in Calcutta in the late nineteenth century. Bengal Renaissance is at its peak and India is under British rule. The film revolves around Charulata / Charu (Madhabi Mukherjee), the childless, intelligent, and beautiful wife of Bhupati (Sailen Mukherjee). He edits and publishes a political newspaper. Bhupati is an upper class Bengali intellectual with a keen interest in politics and the freedom movement.

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Cast & Crew

Director : Satyajit Ray
Producer : R.D.Bansal
DOP : Subrata Mitra
Editor : Dulal Dutta
Screenplay : Satyajit Ray
Sound / Music : Satyajit Ray
Cast : Soumitra Chatterjee, Madhabi Mukherjee, Sailen Mukherjee, Syamal Ghosal