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The film is about corruption of a young man; from an idealistic individual to a corrupt businessman who ends up offering his best friend’s sister to a client for a business favor.
1976 | Winner: Karlovy Vary Prize
While mainstream Indian cinema was celebrating the revenge seeking rags-to-riches story, Satyajit Ray was busy capturing the rise of the Indian Middle Class. I am so thankful for this movie that got me to see the rise of Indian cities.
It's on youtube - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BZer7amupjo
The subtitles are a little sketch, but eh.