|  Book Tickets: 09/08/2013
  |  Buy to Own: 01/05/1991
  |  104 min
Rated U by the BBFC


The middle film in Satyajit Ray's celebrated Apu Trilogy following the story of a poor Indian family - the other two films are 'Pather Panchali' (1955) and 'The World of Apu' (1959). Here Apu moves with his family to the busy city of Benares, hoping to build a new life after suffering a devastating family tragedy. But when Apu's father then dies, the young man decides to head out on his own and attend college in Calcutta, leading to a growing distance between himself and his widowed mother.