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Distant Thunder

Cast

Soumitra Chatterjee, Bobita, Sandhya Roy, Chitra Banerjee View All


Crew

Satyajit Ray (Director), Satyajit Ray (Writer) View All

Release: Jan. 1st, 1973
Runtime: 1 hour, 41 minutes
Gangacharan is the new Brahmin of a village, where he assumes various duties: teaching, organizing religious events, and trying to prevent epidemics. But in that year 1943, war is raging (as reminded by the planes occasionally heard flying over the countryside), and a major famine is under way. As food shortages reach catastrophic proportions, Gangacharan attempts to preserve his privileged situation, while his generous wife, Ananga, conversely...
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