GenreDrama Music directorNachiketa Ghosh LanguageBengali
Release dateOctober 23, 1970 (1970-10-23) (India) Based onHinger Kochuri
by Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay WriterBibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay (story), Aravind Mukherjee (screenplay) CastUttam Kumar, Sabitri Chatterjee AwardsNational Film Award for Best Male Playback Singer, National Film Award for Best Female Playback Singer GenresDrama, World cinema, Bengali Cinema Similar moviesAmar Prem (1972)
Nishi padma 1970 full length bengali movie uttam kumar sabitri chatterjee anup kumar
Nishi Padma is a 1970 Bengali drama film written and directed by Aravinda Mukherjee, based on a short story Hinger Kochuri by Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay, and starring Uttam Kumar and Sabitri Chatterjee as leads. The film had music by Nachiketa Ghosh, and went on to win two awards at the 1970 National Film Awards: Manna Dey won Best Male Playback Singer for "Ja Khushi Ora Bole", while Sandhya Mukherjee won the Best Female Playback Singer for "Ore Sakol Sona Molin Holo".
The film was remade into a Hindi film, Amar Prem (1972) directed by Shakti Samanta, with screenplay by Aravind Mukherjee, and starring Sharmila Tagore and Rajesh Khanna as leads.
Old movie song na na na aj rate aj jatra sunte jabona nishi padma uttam kumar jahor roy sabitri
Uttam Kumar ... Ananga
Sabitri Chatterjee ... Pushpa
Jahor Roy ... Natabar
All lyrics written by Gouri Prasanna Majumdar; all music composed by Nachiketa Ghosh.
1970 National Film Awards
Best Male Playback Singer: Manna Dey - "Ja Khushi Ora Bole"
Best Female Playback Singer: Sandhya Mukherjee - "Ore Sakol Sona Molin Holo".