Kolkata, Nov. 15 -- In order to enable many more people to enjoy good films in a theatre, the West Bengal Government-owned Chalachchitra Satabarsha Bhaban in Tollygunge has started shows at affordable rates of Rs 30 and Rs 50 when multiplex shows at Rs 200 or higher are not an affordable option for many.
The hall has capacity for seating 157 people.
This complex is located beside MR Bangur Hospital, at the site that once
housed Radha Studio.
The complex also has a separate division for film preservation.
There would be three shows from 2 PM. From 10 AM to 2 PM, the hall would
function as a preview theatre, where previews of films would be held.
Films in three formats can be shown here - DCP (digital cinema package, the