Saat Hindustani

K.A. Abbas (Director, Producer, Story, Screenplay)
144 mins
  • Awards

    • National Film Awards
    • Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration
    • National Film Award for Best Lyrics -Kaifi Azmi
    "Saat Hindustani " Khwaja Ahmad Abbas Utpal Dutt . Madhu . Amitabh Bachchan . Jalal Agha . Anwar Ali Khwaja Ahmad Abbas Naya Sansar Khwaja Ahmad Abbas (Screenplay) J.P. Kaushik . Kaifi Azmi (Lyrics) S. Ramachandra

    Saat Hindustani (Hindi: सात हिन्दुस्तानी, Urdu: سات ہندوستانی‎, English: Seven Indians) is a 1969 film written and directed by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas. The film portrays the heroic story of seven Indians who attempt to liberate Goa from the Portuguese colonial rule. The cast included Utpal Dutt, Madhu, A. K. Hangal, Anwar Ali (brother of Indian comedian Mehmood) and Amitabh Bachchan who made his debut with this film.



    Saat Hindustani portrays the story of seven Indians who attempt to liberate Goa from the Portuguese colonial rule.



    A Muslim poet Anwar Ali (Amitabh Bachchan) hails from Bihar and five other men, all belonging from different religions and different parts of India, join their seventh comrade Maria (Shehnaz Vahanvaty), a native of Portuguese-occupied Goa, to raise nationalists entiments in that state by hoisting Indian flags on Portuguese forts and buildings.