In Search of Alha
Directed: Balaka Ghosh
Duration: 1 hr 03 mins
The film explores passion for Alha music, a dying oral tradition of the ballad of Alha- Udal, the common warriors who rose to fame with their valour and compassion for the poor. The geographic spread of the ballad spans through Madhya Pradesh, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.
Produced by IGNCA under Janapada Sampada Division’s Project: “Oral Epic Tradition’’