Street Singer (1938)
2h 15min · Drama · 1 January 1938
The film's story tells of two childhood friends, Bhulwa (Saigal) and Manju (Kanan Devi), who grow up to become street singers in Calcutta. Bhulwa dreams of becoming a stage star but it is Manju who succeeds. At the height of her fame Manju almost forgets Bhulwa until at the end - in an obviously symbolic landscape (literally showing a boat washed ashore in a storm) the two are united.
- Written by
Sujit R. Varma
Director(s): Phani MajumdarCast: K.L. Saigal, Kanan Devi, Boken Chatto