1960-style Bollywood comes to Channel 4

Chaudhvin ka Chand film posterChannel 4 is shortly to celebrate Indian films made 50 years with a brief season of pictures all released in 1960.

It will take in Jis Desh Main Ganga Behti Hai, Chaudhvin Ka Chand, Barsaat Ki Raat and Parakh.

The UK television station says its aim with this season is to showcase the cinematic variety of actors Raj Kapoor and Guru Dutt, and directors PL Santoshi and Bimal Roy.

The first two films in the run are:

  • Chaudhvin ka Chand – Monday 3 May, 00:10-03:00
  • Jis Desh Main Ganga Behti Hai – Tuesday 4 May, 00:45-03:45
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One response to “1960-style Bollywood comes to Channel 4

  1. Pingback: Channel 4 looks to New Voices for Autumn Bollywood season | A Tangle Of Wires

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