Drama, Musical, Romance
Agha Jani Kashmiri, Majnu Lucknowi (dialogue director)
Madan Mohan, Sahir Ludhianvi
Aghajani Kashmeri, Majnu Lucknowi
Meena Kumari appears in Gazal and Bahu Begum
Gazal is a Urdu-Hindi romance musical film directed by Ved-Madan, starring Meena Kumari and Sunil Dutt. The muslim social film about the right of young generation to marriage of their choice. It had music by Madan Mohan with lyrics by Sahir Ludhianvi, featuring notable filmi-ghazals like "Rang Aur Noor Ki Baraat" performed by Mohammed Rafi and " Naghma O Sher Ki Saugaat" performed by Lata Mangeshkar.
Set in Agra, the film is the story of Ejaz (Sunil Dutt), who is editor of Inquilab. When he listens Naaz Ara Begum (Meena Kumari) sing, he falls deeply in love with her. However soon he loses her job. However, Ejaz and Naaz manage to meet secretly, with help of Naaz's sister Kausar. This relationship has many people going angry, first Akhtar Nawab (Rehman), Naaz's paternal cousin, who wishes to marry her and Nawab Bakar Ali Khan (Prithviraj Kapoor) her father.
ReferencesGazal (1964 film) Wikipedia
Gazal (1964 film) IMDb Gazal (1964 film) themoviedb.org