Naya Daur (2007)

Hindi 2 hrs 30 mins Family, Drama
86 %
Total Reviews: 7
Sahi: 6 Nahi: 1

Review Summary: Strangely this 1957 sparkler that raised a voice against unbridled industrialisation still finds a discordant echo in the current anti-SEZ movements.

Average Critic Rating: (3.71)
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Plot: The film is set in post-independence India where industrialization is slowly creeping in. The focus is on tongawallahs who earn their living transporting people on tongas (horse carts). Their livelihood is threatened when the son of a rich landlord (Jeevan) begins operating a bus service in the town, which he... Read more

Naya Daur - Movie Reviews

Strangely this 1957 sparkler that raised a voice against unbridled industrialisation still finds a discordant echo in the current anti-SEZ movements.
Times of India
Naya Daur has an extremely conventional setting of a village, the locations and the actors are simplisticThe film deals with the struggle of a villager against technology and its effect on the villagersShankar is a simple but lovable tongawala who decides
Bollywood Mantra
And this one isn't taking any shortcuts.
Rediff 
BR Chopra's Naya Daur has been released again, in a coloured version
MSN India
Come to think of it, who'd be interested in watching a film that first released 50 years ago?
SIFY
BR Chopra's Naya Daur has been released again, in a coloured version
MSN India