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Director  V. Shantaram
Duration  
Country  India
7/10 IMDb

Music director  Vasant Desai
Language  Hindi, English
Dr Kotnis Ki Amar Kahani movie poster
Writer  Khwaja Ahmad Abbas, V.P. Sathe
Release date  1946
Screenplay  Khwaja Ahmad Abbas, V.P. Sathe
Cast  Rajaram Vankudre Shantaram, Jayashree, Keshavrao Date
Similar movies  Related V Shantaram movies

Dr kotnis ki amar kahani 1946 hindi film


Dr. Kotnis ki Amar Kahani (Hindi: डॉक्टर कोटनिस की अमर कहानी; English: The eternal tale of Dr. Kotnis) is a 1946 Indian film made in Hindi as well as English and directed by V. Shantaram. The English version was titled The Journey of Dr. Kotnis. Both versions starred V. Shantaram in the title role of Dr. Kotnis. The film is based on the life of Dwarkanath Kotnis, an Indian doctor who worked in China during the Japanese invasion in World War II.

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Overview

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The film was based on the story 'And One Did Not Come Back', by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas, which is itself based on the heroic life of Dr. Dwarkanath Kotnis, played by V. Shantaram in the film.

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Dr. Kotnis was sent to China during the Second World War to provide medical assistance to the troops fighting against the Japanese invasion in Yenan province.

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While in China he met and courted a Chinese girl Ching Lan, played by Jayashree. His main triumph was curing a virulent plague, but later he was captured and released by a Japanese platoon. Eventually he succumbed to the plague himself.

Lead Cast

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  • Rajaram Vankudre Shantaram ... Dwarkanath Kotnis
  • Jayashree ... Ching Lan
  • Rest of the cast listed alphabetically

  • Keshavrao Date ... Dr. Kotnis' Father
  • Pratima Devi ... Dr. Kotnis' mother (as Pratimadevi)
  • Prof. Hudlikar ... Dr. Atal
  • Jankidas ... Dr. Mukerjee (as Janki Dass)
  • Baburao Pendharkar ... General Fong
  • Rajasree ... Dr. Kotnis's son
  • Salvi ... Dr. Cholkar
  • Ulhas ... Dr. Basu
  • Master Vinayak ... Bundoo
  • Poster and artwork

    The Poster and artwork were designed and executed by the noted Calendar artist S. M. Pandit through his 'Studio S. M. Pandit'.

    References

    Dr. Kotnis Ki Amar Kahani Wikipedia
    Dr. Kotnis Ki Amar Kahani IMDb Dr. Kotnis Ki Amar Kahani themoviedb.org


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