Salaam Bombay!

by Mira Nair 1h53min India 1988
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Film details

Salaam Bombay!
by Mira Nair

The story of Krishna, Manju, Chillum and the other children on the streets of Bombay. Sometimes they can get a temporary job selling tea, but mostly they have to beg for money and keep out of the way of the police.

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[ MP4 HD - Stéréo 2.0 ]


  • Shafiq Syed : Krishna/"Chaipau"
  • And with: Hansa Vithal, Nana Patekar , Raghuvir Yadav, Chanda Sharma, Aneeta Kanwar


  • Director Mira Nair
  • Scenario Mira Nair, Sooni Taraporevala
  • Dialogs Hriday Lani
  • Photo director Sandi Sissel
  • Set Design Mitch Epstein
  • Costume Design Deepa Kakkar
  • Editing Barry Alexander Brown
  • Original music L. Subramaniam
  • Producer Mira Nair
  • Production Compagny Cadrage, Channel Four Films, Doordarshan, Forum Films, La Sept Cinéma, Mirabai Films, National Film Development Corporation of India
  • Distributor Forum Films

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1,85:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixStéréo
  • Production1988
  • Release date for France08/24/1988
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorColors
  • LanguageHindi
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