The Big City, Blu-ray


Satyajit Ray writes and directs this 1960s Indian drama set in Calcutta.

In order to help with her family's financial situation, Arati (Madhabi Mukherjee) finds work as a saleswoman.

Despite her husband Subrata (Anil Chatterjee)'s insecurity over this, when he loses his job, Arati becomes the sole provider for her family.

However, this untraditional role reversal creates a divide between her and Subrata and leaves the household in turmoil.


  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Region: B
  • Certification: (PG)
  • EAN: 5021866081403
  • Catalogue number: ART081BD
  • Studio: Artificial Eye
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama
  • Colour: B/W


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