The World Of Apu
Release Date: April 28th, 1959
Not Yet Rated|1 hr. 43 min.
This lauded Indian drama, the third part of a trilogy, finds Apu Roy (Soumitra Chatterjee), now a young unemployed man, living in poverty and attempting to be a writer. When his old school friend Pulu (Swapan Mukherjee) convinces him to go on a trip to a family wedding, surprising circumstances end in Apu marrying the bride, Aparna (Sharmila Tagore). Set on being a responsible husband, Apu finds a job and becomes close to his wife, but tragedy strikes, leaving him at yet another crossroads.
Director: Satyajit Ray
Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics, Columbia TriStar Home Video, Merchant-Ivory Productions [us], Edward Harrison [us]