Titash Ekti Nadir Naam (1973)

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Alternative titles

  • A River Called Titas Alternative
  • A River Called Titash Alternative
  • Titas Ekti Nadir Nam Alternative
  • Titash is the Name of a River Alternative


Based on the novel by Advaita Malla Barman. Set amongst Malo fishermen living by the Titas river, in East Bengal, tells the story of a bride who is abducted by river bandits and is only reunited with her `husband' many years later, after he has become mad and she has borne a child. Mixing romance, melodrama and passionate anger, provides an epic depiction of the tragic lives of a small community.

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