Eid Mubarak

K.A. Abbas (Director)
CBFC: U
1960
Hindi
21 mins

Awards

  • 1960: All India Certificate of Merit for the Second Best Children's Film

Cast & Credits

A Khwaja Ahmad Abbas Film Presents "Eid Mubarak"
A Film By Khwaja Ahmad Abbas
Starring Jai Jai Kar . Daya Devi . Nazira Bai . Jagdish Kanwal . Iqbal . Aziz . Noor Jehan . Salma
Directed
By
Khwaja Ahmad Abbas
Story
By
Munshi Premchand
Dialogue
By
Akhtar Mirza
Produced
By
Amar Nath
Music
By
P. Hari Krishna . Snehal Bhatkar
Cinematography B.C. Vyas

Synopsis: Hamid is a poor boy who lives with his old grandmother. He longs for things his rich friends easily afford. On the festive day of Eid Hamid is given little pocket money by his grandmother. He goes to the village fair and looks at things to buy. However he remembers how his grandmothers hand burn while cooking. He finally ends up buying a pair of tongs for her. Based on the famous short story Idgah by Munshi Premchand and directed by the legendary K A Abbas, Eid Mubarak is a touching short film that reminds kids of the values of love and sacrifice – the very essence of the festival of Eid