Do bigha zaminDVD - 2009 | Hindi
Hindi feature film. Do Bigha Zameen is a story of a poor farmer, Shambhu, living in a small village of Bengal who owns two acres of land and leads a tough yet happy life with his family. The twist in the story comes when the zamindar (landowner) decides to sell the land of the villagers to the outsiders who want to make a factory in the village. His two acres are coming in the way of the landlord who wants to make profits in this deal. Shambhu doesn’t want to sell his land but the zamindar warns him that if he doesn’t sell the land he’ll have to pay the already mounting debt. He comes to the city to earn quick money to pay off the debt. Thus begins the cruel tale of desperation to earn as he becomes a rickshaw puller and his son a shoeshine boy.
Publisher: Mumbai : Shemaroo Entertainment, 2009.
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 119 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. --