Shatranj ke khilari = Chess players

This drama about colonialism and indigenous culture is set in 1856 at the court of Wajid Ali Shah in Lucknow, the capital of Oudh. Features two parallel narratives. The first shows rich landowners Meer and Mirza pour every ounce of passion into a never-ending game of chess. Without thinking of their...

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Corporate Author: Devki Chitra Productions.
Other Authors: Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992.; Zaidi, Shama, 1938-; Siddique, Javed.; Jindal, Suresh.; Kumar, Sanjeev, 1938-1985.; Jaffrey, Saeed, 1929-; Azmi, Shabana, 1950-; Jalal, Farida.; Khan, Amjad.; Banerjee, Victor.; Attenborough, Richard.; Alter, Tom, 1950-; Bachchan, Amitabh, 1942-; Premacanda, 1881-1936.; Kino International Corporation.
Format: DVD
Language: Urdu
Published: [India] : New York : Devki Chitra Productions ; 2006.
Distributed by Kino on Video,