Purnendu Patri

Streer Patra (1972)-Bengali Movie

‘Streer Parta’, a classic Bengali film by the remouned filmmaker-poet-artist Purnendu Patri, is based on a story by Rabindranath Tagore written around 1915. It is about the conflicts of thoughts and idealism of contemporary Bengali socitey and a learnned lady, who is much ahead of her time. The story was ahead of time too. It is a great by a great director, and the cast is exellect by Madhabi Mukherjee, Santosh Dutta, Nimu Bhowmick and many other actors. The music is great too.