Rajnigandha is a 1974 Hindi film.
Directed: Basu Chatterjee
Produced: Suresh Jindal
Starring: Amol Palekar
Music: Salil Chowdhury
Rajnigandha went on to win the Best Picture, the Popular Award and the Critics Award at the Filmfare Awards in 1975. It was considered to have a realistic outlook of urban middle class on cinema in 1974, an era when potboilers were ruling Bollywood, a genre which was later called the Middle Cinema.
The film was the first screen role of Vidya Sinha and first Hindi film of Amol Palekar, both of whom went on to work with Basu Chatterjee in many films. Rajnigandha was remade into Bengali in 2012 as Hothat Shedin.
Starcast : Amol Palekar, Vidya Sinha
Music director(s) : Salil Chowdhury
Director : Basu Chatterjee
Producer(s) : Suresh Jindal