Devdas (1928 film)

Devdas is a 1928 silent film based on the Sharat Chandra Chattopadhyay novel, Devdas. It was the first film adaptation of the novel. It was directed by Naresh Mitra who not only acted in the film but was the cinematographer. The film was shot in erstwhile Calcutta in British India.[1]

Directed byNaresh Mitra
Written bySharat Chandra Chattopadhyay
Produced byEastern Films Syndicate
StarringPhani Burma, Tarakbala, Niharbala
Release date
11 February 1928
LanguageSilent film


  • Phani Burma as Devdas
  • Tarakbala as Parbati (Paro)
  • Parulbala as Chandramukhi


  1. ^ Guy, Randor (31 May 2002). "The immortal lover". The Hindu. Archived from the original on 21 June 2002. Retrieved 2 November 2017.

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