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The householder [videorecording] / Merchant Ivory Productions ; screenplay & dialogues by R. Prawer Jhabvala ; produced by Ismail Merchant ; directed by James Ivory.

Other Title:
Also known as: Gharbar [videorecording]
Publication:
[Irvington, NY] : Criterion Collection ; [Chicago, IL] : Home Vision Entertainment, distributor, c2004.
Series:
Merchant Ivory collection
Format/Description:
Video
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 pamphlet ([10] p. ; 19 cm.).
Subjects:
Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927- -- Film adaptations.
Motion pictures, Indic.
Form/Genre:
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Feature films.
Comedy films.
Romance films.
Romantic comedy films.
Motion pictures, Indic.
Language:
Closed-captioned.
System Details:
DVD - NTSC; Dolby digital mono; Region 1.
Summary:
The story of a shy, Delhi schoolteacher who little by little, gets to know his wife during their first year together. This story, derived from the culture of modern India, is able to relate to the problems of young couples everywhere.
Participant:
Shashi Kapoor, Leela Naidu, Durga Khote.
Credits:
Director of photography, Subrata Mitra; editor, Pran Mehra ; music, Ustad Ali Akbar Khan.
Notes:
Based on the novel by R. Prawer Jhabvala.
Aspect ratio 1.33:1.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1963.
Special features include: The sword and the flute (1959), director James Ivory's documentary shot film about Indian miniature painting, narrated by actor Saeed Jafrey; The Creation of woman (1960), the first short film produced by Ismail Merchant, starring legendary Indian dancer Bhaskar Roy Chaudhuri; conversation with the filmmakers, part of a new series of interviews with Ismail Merchant, James Ivory, Shashi Kapoor, and others about the origins of Merchant Ivory Productions.
Contributor:
Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927- , Screenwriter
Ivory, James. , Director
Merchant, Ismail. , Producer
Kapoor, Shashi. , Actor
Naidu, Leela. , Actor
Khoṭe, Durgā, 1905-1991. , Actor
Khan, Ali Akbar, 1922- , Composer
Chaudhuri, Bhaskar Roy. , Dancer
Jhabvala, Ruth Prawer, 1927- , Author
Merchant Ivory Productions. , Producer
Criterion Collection (Firm) , Producer
Home Vision Entertainment (Firm) , Distributor
Contains:
Sword and the flute.
Creation of woman.
ISBN:
0780028759
OCLC:
54984937
Publisher Number:
037429194324
HOU110 Criterion Collection
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