::this is the remix, baby!

Mother India was India’s first oscar nominated film back in 1958 and is ranked at number 3 in India’s list of all-time box office hits. Directed by Mehboob Khan the movie highlights the struggle of the central character Radha, who in this incredible scene, has to pull the plough herself as she has no oxen. 

Mother India (1957) has now been remixed into a production known as Mother India: 21st Century remix which has seen the film cut down from 163 to 45 minutes, with the original sound and subtitles removed. DJ Tigerstyle helps fill in the blanks remixing the score with a unique live performance, which has been astounding audiences thus far on its UK tour.

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So quite possibly not the remix we are use to but has managed to transform a classic into a production that can attract new audiences. Which has seen Mother India turn;

From this…
Mother_India_posterTo this…

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Bollywood stand up! and lean back, lean back...

D♥

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