A short film titled, ‘Xur Bahini’ related to the life and events of the music legend Jayanta Hazarika is all set for its release on July 16, 2021.
Xur Bahini is directed by the young filmmaker Pranjal Gayari. The film is primarily based on the efforts of Jayanta Hazarika and his team of singers who contributed towards social causes in Assam in the late 1970s.
Director Pranjal Gayari shared the release date along with a poster of the film on Instagram.
Talking about the film, director Gayari said, “The reason behind the making of this film is to highlight the significance of Jayanta Hazarika’s noble cause for the people of Assam during trying times such as the disastrous floods of 1977 and draw its relevance to the current times”.