A short documentary which is based on state’s most celebrated song “Rangabati” named as “Rangabati…. Endless Journey of a Song”. It has been produced by Prelude and directed by debutant Raj Rajesh.
The documentary was screened at the Press Club of Odisha surrounded by Ollywood fraternity. It features the original singers Jitendra Haripal and Krishna Patel along with other musicians and singers who were already felicitated for their extraordinary contribution to Odia folk music.
The documentary of “Rangabati” showcases that how the song was made and under what circumstances and challenges.
“In this era of social media, the new age artists have taken the music industry by storm and cover versions of this song is hugely popular amongst the youth. But let us not forget the original singers and composers who made this song in the first place. Through this documentary, we hope to let today’s generation know about the rich history of our folk music that inspires the latest music trends,” said Satyabrat Sanu Ratho, Co-founder of Prelude.
The documentary shall be available across social media platforms like Youtube and Facebook so as to reach highest number of audience and spread the beauty of Odia folk music and its renowned singers beyond borders.