Subarnarekha ( 1983 ) , Bengali
Synopsis: "Subarnarekha refers to the river which runs through the state of Jharkhand into West Bengal. Into this strange landscape comes a group of refugees from the partition in 1948. Ishwar, an educated man, travels with his two children, sister Sita and a lower caste boy, Abhiram whose mother was taken away by thugs employed by a local landowner. Ishwar is fortunate to get a job from an old schoolfriend who owns a foundry in the area. Although economically secure, Ishwar is troubled by a sense of loss. Years later he has a breakdown when he realises that Abhiram and Sita are in love. He cannot accept the lower caste young man as a member of the family. "