Lagaan Week 2010: The Magic of the Soundtrack

Today, Sujoy at One Knight Stands discusses an element of Lagaan that earns the right to be at the heart of every discussion on the film -- its music.


On this ninth anniversary of one of the most uplifting pieces of cinema ever, let’s celebrate the music of Lagaan – one which not just serves as a Bollywood routine element of the movie, but also a medium which translates a thousand emotions in a single line. The music of Lagaan transcends many levels and goes beyond the limits of boundaries, languages and cultural differences. A. R. Rahman scores, arguably, one of his career’s best soundtracks, and the translation to screen is equally breathtaking.

Head over to Sujoy's post to read, listen, and comment!