Bedeni (1951)

 ●  Bengali ● Running Time: TBA

Where did you watch this movie?

Directed by Nirmal Dey and later by Ritwik Ghatak, this is an unfinished movie that was abandoned due to technical difficulties, starring Prabha Debi, Shobha Sen, Ketaki Dutta, Mita Chaterjee, Abhi Bhatacharya in pivotal roles.

Crew: Nirmal Dey (Director), Ritwik Ghatak (Director)

Genres: Drama

Release Dates: 01 Jan 1951 (India)

Bengali Name: বেদেনী

Movie Rating
Based on 0 rating
Music Rating
Based on 0 rating
Did you know? This movie marks the directorial debut of legendary director, Ritwik Ghatak. Read More
No reviews available. Click here to add a review.


Film Type:
Feature Film
Colour Info:
Black & White
Frame Rate:
24 fps
Aspect Ratio:
In 1952 the film unit shot for 20 days in Bolpur and Ghatshila in the bank of river Subarnarekha. But, for some technical problem in the cameras used in the shooting the film did not expose. So, this film was abandoned.

In 1951 Ritwik Ghatak was appointed as the director of this film. Ghatak made some changes in the storyline, rewrote screenplay and renamed the film 'Arup Kotha'.

At a critical juncture in filming, shooting had to be stopped mainly due to financial problems.

The shooting of this film was initially arranged in Rupashree studio, Park Circus, Kolkata. After the studio got devastated by fire in an accident, they started shooting in Indrapuri Studio.

This film was based on a short story of Tarashankar Bandopadhyay named Nagini. In 1950 when the shooting started the director of this movie was Nirmal Dey.

This movie marks the directorial debut of legendary director, Ritwik Ghatak.