Chaaya - The Great Indian Film Hunt

Chaaya – The Great Indian Film Hunt

Chaaya (1936)

(“Holy Crime”)

Dir: Vinayak. Studio: Huns Pics. IMDB entry

Based on a short story by V S Khandekar, it stars renowned Marathi actors Master Vinayak and Leela Chitnis.

Ratnaprabha ‘Goonjat kyon bhanwaraa rasiya?’ (“Why is my lover mad at me?”) from Chhaya (1936)

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Ratnaprabha ‘Rakhiya bandhaavo bhaiya’ (“I’m going to tie a rakhiya on my brother’s wrist”) from Chhaya (1936)

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Leela Chitnis, still from 'Chaaya' (“Holy Crime”) 1936

Master Vinayak and Leela Chitnis in 'Chaaya' (“Holy Crime”) 1936