Satyajit Ray

Pather Panchali

Sometime in the early years of the century, a boy, Apu, is born to apoor Brahmin family in a village in Bengal. The father, a poet andpriest, cannot earn enough to keep his family going. Apu‘s sister,Durga, is forever stealing guavas from the neighbour‘s orchards. Allthese add to the daily struggles of the mother‘s life, notwithstandingher constant bickering with old aunt who lives with the family. IN 1955 Regie: Satyajit Ray 126 min, back and white, 35mm, OmdU