Salaam Bombay!

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  • PG-13
  • Genre(s): Drama Crime
  • Release year: 1988
  • Running time: 113 min
The story of Krishna, Manju, Chillum, and the other children on the streets of Bombay.  Sometimes they can get a temporary job selling tea, but mostly they have to beg for money and keep out of the way of the police.

The story of Krishna, Manju, Chillum, and the other children on the streets of Bombay.  Sometimes they can get a temporary job selling tea, but mostly they have to beg for money and keep out of the way of the police.

Original Release

08/24/1988

US Release

10/07/1988

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Cast

Shafiq Syed Krishna / Chaipau
Hansa Vithal Manju Golub
Chanda Sharma Sola Saal
Anita Kanwar Rekha Golub
Nana Patekar Baba Golub
Anjaan Child at the Circus
Amrit Patel Circus Boss
Irrfan Khan Letter Writer
Raju Barnad Keera
Chandrashekhar Naidu Chungal
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Mira Nair

Writers

Hriday Lani, Mira Nair, Sooni Taraporevala

Cast

Shafiq Syed Krishna / Chaipau
Hansa Vithal Manju Golub
Chanda Sharma Sola Saal
Anita Kanwar Rekha Golub
Nana Patekar Baba Golub
Anjaan Child at the Circus
Amrit Patel Circus Boss
Irrfan Khan Letter Writer
Raju Barnad Keera
Chandrashekhar Naidu Chungal
Mohanraj Babu Salim
Sanjana Kapoor Reporter
Raghuvir Yadav Chillum
Murari Sharma Ticket Seller
Ram Murthy Mad Man (as Ram Moorti)
Sarfuddin Qureshi Koyla (as Sarfuddin Quarassi)
Irshad Hashmi Chacha
Krishna Thapa Nepali Middleman (as Kishan Thapa)
Shaukat Azmi Bordal owner
Haneef Zahoor Bouncer

Producers

Gabriel Auer Executive Producer
Michael Nozik Executive Producer
Cherie Rodgers Executive Producer
Anil Tejani Executive Producer
Mira Nair Producer
Jane Balfour Producer
Mitch Epstein Producer

Editors

Barry Alexander Brown

1989OscarBest Foreign Language Film Nominated
1989Golden GlobeBest Foreign Language Film Nominated
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