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Title Shatranj ke khilari [videorecording] / a film by Satyajit Ray ; produced by Suresh Jindal ; written by Satyajit Ray, Javid Siddiqui and Shama Zaidi ; directed by Satyajit Ray.

Publication Info. New York : Kino on Video, 2006.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Moline PL Adult Audio Visual - MPLG-6  URDU DVD SHA    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 115 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Note Based on the story by Munshi Premchand.
Videodisc release of a 1977 motion picture.
Special features: Satyajit Ray: selected filmography; original British poster art.
Credits Cinematographer, Soumenou Roy ; narrator, Amitabh Bachchan ; art direction, Bansi Chandragupta ; editor, Dulal Dutta ; original music, Satyajit Ray.
Cast Sanjeev Kumar, Saeed Jaffrey, Shabana Azmi, Farida Jalal, Victor Banerjee, Amjad Khan, Sir Richard Attenborough.
Summary In the kingdom of Awadh, rich landowners Meer and Mirza pour every ounce of passion into a never-ending game of chess. Without thinking of their responsibilities to their families and the political uprising in the kingdom, the two men just keep playing.
System Details DVD, region 1, full screen (1.33:1) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Language Urdu dialogue, with optional English subtitles.
Subject Wajid ĎAli Shah, King of Oudh, 1822-1887.
Wajid ĎAli Shah, King of Oudh, 1822-1887. (OCoLC)fst01801738
Chronological Term 1800 - 1899
Subject Chess -- Drama.
Landowners -- India -- Drama.
Nobility -- India -- Lucknow -- 19th century -- Drama.
Chess -- Tournaments -- India -- Drama.
Chess. (OCoLC)fst00853777
Chess -- Tournaments. (OCoLC)fst00853801
Landowners. (OCoLC)fst00991750
Nobility. (OCoLC)fst01038255
Political science. (OCoLC)fst01069781
Oudh (India) -- Politics and government -- 19th century -- Drama.
India. (OCoLC)fst01210276
India -- Lucknow. (OCoLC)fst01213583
India -- Oudh. (OCoLC)fst01231763
Genre/Form Feature films.
Historical films.
Comedy films.
Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Added Author Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992.
Jindal, Suresh.
Kumar, Sanjeev, 1938-1985.
Jaffrey, Saeed, 1929-2015.
Azmi, Shabana, 1950-
Bachchan, Amitabh, 1942-
Premacanda, 1881-1936.
Khan, Amjad.
Kino International Corporation.
Note Title on disc label and container: Chess players
Standard No. 738329040826
Music No. K408 Kino on Video

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