WriterSudhir Mishra (screenplay) Release dateJune 5, 1988 (1988-06-05) (India) Story bySudhir Mishra, Amit Khanna AwardsNational Film Award for Best Film on Other Social Issues CastDeepti Naval, Pankaj Kapur, Alok Nath, Rajendra Gupta Similar moviesDeepti Naval appears in Main Zinda Hoon and Mirch Masala
Main Zinda Hoon (English: I Am Alive) is a 1988 Hindi drama film written and directed by Sudhir Mishra, and starring Rajendra Gupta, Pankaj Kapur, Deepti Naval and Alok Nath.
At the 36th National Film Awards, the film won the National Film Award for Best Film on Social Issues. The film was produced by National Film Development Corporation of India (NFDC), which in 2012, included it in its film restoration project which involved 80 Indian cinema classics.
Beena is a village girl, who is married to middle-class family in the city. However, her husband leaves her soon after wedding. She starts working and supports his family. Eventually falls in love with a co-worker. That is when her husband returns.