"जैत रे जैत" this story revolves around a tribal caste called the 'Thakar'. The hero is a drummer and a divorced lady falls in love with him. However this is not a simple love story, this film tries highlighting all the traditions of the Thakar caste.
The music was composed by Hridaynath Mangeshkar with lyrics by N D Mahanor and performed by Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Usha Mangeshkar, Ravindra Sathe and Chandrakant Kale. Screen play and the dialogues were written by Satish Alekar and Anil Joglekar. The movie was directed by Jabbar Patel with cinematography by Binod Pradhan.
The songs from this film are popular in Maharashtra. The film earned actress Smita Patil a Filmfare Award, and Jabbar Patel a Filmfare award, a National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Marathi and Maharashtra State Film Awards for direction.
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